High independence level in functional activities reduces hospital stay after total hip arthroplasty regardless of pain intensity

Tugay N., Akarcali I., Kaya D. , Tugay B., Atilla B. , TOKGÖZOĞLU A. M.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.25, no.10, pp.1382-1387, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1382-1387


Objective: The purpose of this study is to investigate the relationship between independence level in functional activities and pain, and length of hospital stay in the early postoperative period in patients with total hip arthroplasty (THA).