Receiving artificial joints is a life-changing procedure. If you or a loved one are facing hip replacement surgery, you may feel overwhelmed, unsure of what to expect, and have plenty of questions. Butternut to Bionic is author Tiffany Anderson’s personal experience of recovery from serious illness leading to dual hip replacement. This valuable resource guide was nominated for both the 2018 AARP Purpose Prize and 2018 Health Literacy Award. The author draws on her 20 years of professional experience in the field of health and has written the book from the patient’s perspective. She shares guidance, support, and encouragement—preparing you to face the challenge of hip replacement surgery.
Step-by-step, the author helps you understand your medical team, better prepare for surgery, and improve and accelerate your recovery time. Personal anecdotes, candid observations, and private details add to the unique approach of this guide that hip replacement recipients will find reassuring and beneficial. Each chapter offers a variety of resources, suggestions, and checklists to help you achieve a successful outcome and return to a high quality of life. Hip replacement recipients, family members, caregivers, and healthcare providers will find this book intriguing, insightful, and useful. Both electronic and print copies are available on Amazon.
Be Well! ~ The Anderson Therapeutics Team