Hip replacement | Resurfacing surgery is a major surgical procedure. It deserves utmost care and preparation. Since it is an elective procedure / surgery / operation, you must be in the ‘best possible condition’ for this operation.
Preparation and investigations for the surgery is done from 3 different angles
Fitness to have an anesthetic
To detect hidden infection
May be required
CT scan & 3D reconstruction
You should apply an antiseptic solution Chlorhexidine 4% all over your body below the neck, twice daily for a week prior to the surgery. This will reduce the number of bacteria or bugs on your skin and lead to a successful outcome.