What surgical intervention may be done for OA? What is the indication and what is the main contraindication?
- Total Joint Arthroplasty (TJA) or replacement (TJR)
- Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) or replacement (THR)
- Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) or replacement (TKR)
- Total Shoulder Arthroplasty (TSA)
- Total Elbow Arthroplasty (TEA)
- Indicated when pain/mobility are uncontrolled
- Contraindicated if any infection is present