Does the use of spa damage the prosthesis?
It is possible to use spa treatment 3 months after surgery in patients with prosthesis, but there are some conditions that need to be considered during the use of the spa. Particularly the safety of the joint with prosthesis attached, one should be very careful against slip falls. In addition to spa treatment, in-water exercises should be done, the temperature of water should not exceed body temperature and these exercises should be progressive from easy to difficult. water relaxes the joints and muscles and tendons relaxes, resulting in greater range of motion in the prosthetic joint. As a result, the use of spa treatment in patients with prosthesis is the control of the prosthesis, the increase in joint movement and the minerals it contains are natural spring waters that support the muscles of the prosthesis joint and which are the source of healing for the body of the person.