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This is Dr. David
are you asking what are your chances of being able to tolerate a hip replacement surgery?
the they will be a cardiac stress test and pulmonary function test.
have you had a stress test yet? do you know your ejection fraction?
how are your lungs?
No I have not had a stress test and had a growth removed from my left lung at the time of heart sugery.also had a stroke during surgery I just wantto know my chances of survival if I have the hip replacement . Joyce
you need a cardiac stress test and a lung pulmonary function testing to assess your chances of survival.
if you have poor heart or lung function, you might not be able to have the hip surgery.
has the hip surgery been scheduled?