Archive for the ‘Surgery’ Category

When should you consider a laser eye treatment?

Monday, August 6th, 2012

laser eye treatment, eye careA laser eye treatment or a Lasik eye surgery is one of the most popular procedures to correct the problems of refraction of vision. The diseases of the eye that are associated with refractive vision are hyperopia , nearsightedness or myopia, farsightedness or presbyopia and astigmatism. The disorders of the eye such as that of astigmatism, nearsightedness and farsightedness disrupt the focus of the eye during near and distant visions and hence the people who are suffering from these disorders of the eye might be the best candidates for a laser eye treatment.

The disorder of presbyopia brings the result of making a person loose his ability to focus on objects nearby and hence might also be the best reasons for which you can undergo a laser eye treatment. The laser eye treatment is one of the safest and painless treatments of the eye and might also be the best solution for the people who have allergies in wearing prescribed eyewear and contact lenses.

Post operative care

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Post operative care, care after surgeryAny patient who has undergone a surgery is strongly recommended for post operative care. There are a lot of precautions and steps to be followed as a part of post operative care. The reason is very simple. During the operation, the patient is under the care of the consulting doctor or specialist but after the operation, the patient is on his own and he needs to take good care of himself for better recovery from the operation.

During the post operative period, if the patient is not careful enough, then the wounds can take a bad turn resulting in pain and severe damage. First of all you can hire a help at your home for taking good care of you and paying attention to your medicine and other needs during the post operative period. Another smart thing as a part of post operative care is that you can go for several post operative therapies. One such therapy is cold therapy for recovery accelerant and pain management.

Orthopaedic implants for your hip replacement

Sunday, June 3rd, 2012

Hip replacement, health tipsWith some accidents or old age sometimes the hip joint becomes chronically damaged and so the pain restricts all your activities. So there is an option that you might be left with that is to get rid of the pain through surgery, replacing the hip joint with an artificial one. Often referred to as hip arthoplasty or hip hemiarthoplasty, it is a surgery by which orthopaedics make you undergo a hip replacement of the damaged femur bone with an artificial hip ball-socket mechanism. It had quite being successful with patients globally.

The benefits are huge if the regular exercises or physical therapy have not given you the desired results and even the age for the replacement surgery has no restrictions. The costs for the surgery are also quite comparatively economical and justified as to the benefits derived from it. And more over the replacement is done through computer enabled devices so there is less chance of errors.

Healing broken bones

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Tips to heal broken bones, broken bones healing tipsThere are different methods through which you can heal up your broken bones. The healing of a bone depends upon person to person. The different age group of the person requires different treatment. The person who is old needs more attention and care in compare to a person who is young. There are many medications and surgical procedures which are available and will help to fill all the injuries.

The next best thing you can apply on your broken bone is the application of the different oil on the bone. There are many essential oils which are present which help to heal up the bone injuries. When there is swelling and pain on the infected part then you can put helichrysum italicum. Then, for connectivity of the tissues and ligaments you can apply lemongrass oil. There are many other essential oils which you can apply for different purposes. You may take guide from doctor for using the right oil for yourself.

Virtual hip surgery explained

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Precaution tips for virtual hip surgery,  hip surgeryBefore you start doing any hip surgery work you should do some preparation work. This preparation work will actually help you to do the work correctly as well as on time. This preparation work will include the marking of the incisions and much other preparation work. Each of the virtual hip surgery needs to be treated differently. It depends upon from person to person and doctor to doctor. You should always go for an experienced doctor to have a hip surgery. You may get all the details from the internet to go for an experienced hip surgeon.

Virtual hip surgery needs knowledge as well as practice. You may gather more and more information from the internet, books and medical books to know more about the surgery. Once you have done the surgery work then you should know how to actually fit the new hip. The fitting of the hip should be done carefully so that the person does not feel uncomfortable after the surgery.