Recently, for the additive success of the surgical operations and fastest post-up recovery and ambulation, pre-up rehabilitation takes special importance.
It is known that if problems like; pain, heat, swelling, motion limitation and muscle weakness are alleviated in the injured region, surgical procedures will be more successful.That’s why pre-op rehabilitation is continuing to gain importance everyday.
Besides this, by taking precautions, post-op problems can be minimized.
For example; post-op Anterior Cruciate Ligament repair, Shoulder surgeries, there will be muscle weakness.It would be possible to minimize this by strengthening the muscles preoperatively.
Pre-op educution concerning to handle post-op difficulties during recovery period, is unseperable part of the rehabilitation program. For example; learning how to use crutches, gait educution, caring of the operated extremity, dressing etc..