May 5, 2008 I’m 38 and I have just had both hips resurfaced (I am 6 days post the second op, the first was done 13 days ago). I am worried that the flexion contractures I had pre-operatively will stay, as when I try to lie flat on my back, it quickly becomes very painful in the groin. Should I be panicking, or is this something that will gradually improve with physiotherapy and stretches? I absolutely am unable to sleep at the moment without something elevating my knees.
May 6, 2008 I guess I should do stretches as I feel capable, and for sleeping, at this point the main thing is to be comfortable enough to do so. My husband rushed out and bought a … Read the rest