Pain After Surgery (cont.)
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Pain is to be expected after surgery. Medications and proper wound care instructions that are explained to you by the surgeon can reduce the pain. These instructions may include the following:
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In many centers, regional anesthesia techniques are used extensively to allow the performance of orthopedic procedures.