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What types of physical therapy should patients do after hip osteoarthritis?

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Dr. Daniel Hampton
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Stretching

Stretching and strengthening are generally the best to help with arthritis of a joint.
This doesn't "cure" the arthritis but a strong & flexible joint is better able to tolerate problems.

In brief: Stretching

Stretching and strengthening are generally the best to help with arthritis of a joint.
This doesn't "cure" the arthritis but a strong & flexible joint is better able to tolerate problems.
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Dr. Douglas Chang
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine

In brief: Options

Pool, bicycling, some elliptical-treadmill work.

In brief: Options

Pool, bicycling, some elliptical-treadmill work.
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