• Optimizing range of motion may prevent a stiff knee after TKA

    11 monthes ago - By Healio

    Knee stiffness following total knee arthroplasty is a rare complication, which is multifactorial and can be prevented with techniques that help optimize knee range of motion, according to a presenter.
    “a vexing problem that, with manipulation, we can treat with success 85% of the time,” Peter K. Sculco, MD, assistant attending orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery, told Orthopedics Today. “For those resistant types, it can lead to surgical treatments which have their own varying success rates, but, in essence, it is a problem we still need to
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