VIDEO: Rapid recovery protocols enhance outpatient TJA experience

WAILEA, Hawaii — In this video from Orthopedics Today Hawaii, Adolph V. Lombardi Jr., MD, discussed how surgeons can supplement the outpatient total joint arthroplasty process with rapid recovery protocols.
“It starts when you initially see the patient. You have to have that discussion with the patient that TJAs have become an outpatient procedure,” he said. “Patients are going to come in asking you if they are going to go home just like their nearest relative [or] friend. And patients like to go home [after surgery]. I don’t buy into the fact that patients don’t

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