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LimaCorporate - Orthopaedic Emotion

LimaCorporate - Orthopaedic Emotion: LimaCorporate is the Italian multinational in orthopaedics and traumatology. For over 60 years Lima has been present in the medical field with implantable prostheses for knee, hip, shoulder and small joints arthroplasty. LimaCorporate's main objective is to produce a complete system of interchangeable modules to better adapt the implant to each patient's needs, thus reducing surgery time and improving functional rehabilitation. LimaCorporate is strongly committed to internationalization, and has 14 foreign Subsidiaries worldwide alongside its modern production facilities in Italy and the Republic of San Marino..

About Surgery

About Surgery

MEDICATION: Check with your surgeon about whether or not you should take your daily medications before surgery. Before surgery, it is common for you to receive an injection of medicine by your anesthesiologist that will help relax; this medicine may make your mouth feel dry. After receiving the medicine, you will probably be asked to remain in bed.

WAITING AREA: Your family and friends will be told where to wait while you are in surgery. After surgery, your shoulder surgeon will talk to your family and let them know how you are doing. Family and friends are usually able to see you when you have returned to your room after a short stay in the recovery room.

OPERATING ROOM: Please discuss the anesthesia procedure with your anestheologist . You will stay in a pre-surgery area before going to the operating room where you may have an intravenous (IV) line placed in a vein so you can receive fluids and medications during the surgery. When the operating room is ready, you will be taken to the operting room and helped onto the operating room table. Your blood pressure may be taken and you may have an oxygen mask placed over your face.

There will be many people around helping to prepare you for the surgery. If you are receiving general anesthesia, you will fall asleep so that you will not feel any pain or be aware of anything during the surgery. Other types of anesthesia will numb only the area of surgery, so you will not feel pain. You may also receive medicine that will allow you to drift in and out of sleep.


The following information is provided about hip replacement in general. It is not intended to provide recommendations regarding your medical care or if hip replacement is appropriate for you. Your orthopaedic surgeon is responsible for all recommendations and decisions about your medical care if you and your surgeon decide that hip replacement is appropriate for you. The following information also does not provide a complete or full discussion of the specifics of hip replacement surgery; the prosthesis that may be used; your care before, during, and after surgery; or the potential complications associated with hip surgery and your particular condition. Depending upon your particular condition, some of the general information provided may not be applicable to you. You will need to discuss the specifics of your case with your surgeon. LimaCorporate does not guarantee any specific results, recovery or rehabilitation. WARNING: Please remember the information on this document is for educational purposes only and should not be used to make a decision on a condition or a procedure. All decisions should be made in conjunction with your surgeon and your primary care provider. The people appearing in the photographs on this publication are models and used for illustrative purposes only