In This Episode
More than one million people undergo total hip or total knee replacement every year in the U.S. and that number is expected to reach four million joint replacements per year in coming years. What you may not know is that the anesthesia management for total joint replacement has a very significant impact on the outcome of surgery and the patient’s overall experience. Tune in for answers to the most common questions regarding anesthesia management for total hip and total knee replacement.
About Our Guest
Dr. Klane Hales is the Medical Co-Director of Anesthesia at Hoag Orthopedic Institute, a hospital that specializes in orthopedic surgeries like total hip and total knee replacement.