In order for me to prepare my body for what is going to happen to it, I decided that I need to understand how the surgery is done. I do this because I believe that the subconscious mind is always at work and is always giving the body directions as what to do. It controls our blood pressure, heart rate, etc.
The two main process of interest to me are the the process of the joint replacement itself and the process and choices of anesthesiology.
Here a few videos that help me understand the process from the surgeon’s point of view.
This is the one I found the most helpful. The process is described in a straight forward manner:
The following two help fill out the process: