What are the details in recovering at home from shoulder replacement?
When you first get home..1-2 weeks
After should replacement, you may experience some complication during the recovery period. For example, you may encounter infections, pain and swelling at the site of incision. Your doctor may prescribe medication and suggest you use an ice bag and antibiotics. During this period, you will need frequent checkups by your doctor. For details, visit http://www.ucsfhealth.org/education/recovering_from_shoulder_replacement_surgery/index.html