New study shows older surgeons obtain better outcomes with lower surgical mortality. The numbers broke down as follows…
Memory loss is a complication in many after total joint replacement surgery. Called POCD (postoperative cognitive dysfunction) it is seldom mentioned in the standard total joint replacement surgery complication list including infection, pain, dislocation (for hip replacement), pulmonary embolus, death and stiffness.
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This information is intentionally kept secret by hospitals preventing the kind of comparison shopping that goes on in virtually every other field. This has also facilitated the practice of charging the uninsured patient more than the insured, even if this causes significant financial hardship to the patient.