Surgery and joint replacement
Bleeding disorders and surgery – what to expect
What do you need to do to prepare for surgery? Haemophilia nurse Alex Connolly explains what will be involved if you have a bleeding disorder.
Joint replacement is a common topic of discussion between people with haemophilia and their medical team. When would you consider this? What is the best time? How do you prevent the need for a joint replacement? Physiotherapist Abi Polus answers these questions
Date last reviewed: 14 December 2020
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