Dr. Wang shares how long a woman stays in bed after cervical spine fusion.
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You won’t be in bed very long. The old myth of being in bed for a long time after spine surgery is really just a myth. These days we realized the importance of mobilization. Patient with surgical fusion will get up out of bed the day of surgery. They will typically go home the next day and they will be actually they wont be playing basketball. But don’t be actually doing their activities of daily living very early on.
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