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Who Decides, and When? - Understanding Advance Directives.
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Here at Deaconess, patients and family members are making decisions on others’ behalf every single day. Sometimes the situation is sudden, such as after a car crash. In other situations, a family member has been in a gradual decline. But in all circumstances it can be a difficult time, so having the right information, with the desired decision-makers, is very important.
Joint Replacement FAQs
Brooke Kline, PA-C, and Sarah Booth, MSN, FNP-C, Orthopaedic Associates
When someone is considering joint replacement, many questions come to mind about what to expect from the overall process—before surgery, during the hospital stay, and afterwards.