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Same-day hip and knee replacements, with guests Lia Fischi and Pete Jaskula, on Upstate's "The Informed Patient" podcast

Many patients eligible for speedy discharge after surgery

More and more people who need hip or knee replacements are going home the same day of their operation. Explaining who is eligible and what’s involved are two Upstate nurses: Lia Fischi, the orthopedic program manager, and Pete Jaskula, a nurse navigator.