This article is a great explanation of the Recovery Timeline after total hip replacement.
The recovery and rehabilitation process plays a crucial role in helping you get back on your feet and resume an active lifestyle. It can help you heal from surgery faster and greatly improve … Read the Rest
Kneeling is an important functional activity frequently not performed after knee replacement…
…Despite no clinical reason preventing kneeling, many patients fail to resume this activity.
Study concluded – The single factor that predicted patient-reported kneeling ability at 1 year postoperatively was the physical therapy kneeling intervention … Read the Rest
5 January 2016
Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, announces it has completed the acquisition of Blue Belt Holdings, Inc. (“Blue Belt Technologies”), securing a leading position in the fast-growing area of orthopaedic robotics-assisted surgery.
Blue Belt Technologies’ NAVIO◊ surgical system currently provides robotics-assistance … Read the Rest
Understand.com is proud to present Partial Knee Replacement. This new HD animation covers the Partial Knee Replacement procedure in a simple and easy-to-understand format.
Patient told he needed a total knee replacement. Four years out. Pain free, rides a bike 100-150 miles per week. Competes in Triathlons. Travelled from Hawaii.
In 2002, Canadian Pro Skier Rick Lewon had his right ACL reconstructed by Dr. Kevin Stone, using a Z-lig replacement device a natural alternative tissue engineered from porcine tissue.. Dr. Stone’s treatment was a medical breakthrough and the first non-human biologic method for ACL reconstruction
Carie shares her success story of traveling to the United States for her ACL Surgery. Dr. Jeffrey Lyman, M.D. performed her ACL Reconstruction Surgery in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.
The Anterior cruciate is a ligament that runs inside the knee from the thigh bone
Per season, the risk of an ACL injury was 1.1% in female high school athletes who participated in soccer, 0.9% for those who participated in basketball and 0.5% for those who participated in lacrosse. Similar risks in male high school athletes were found for those who … Read the Rest
I started to have knee problems when I was 30 years old. I spent several weeks on crutches when my left knee swelled up and I could not walk on my leg. The doctor back in 1974 could not find a problem, but decided to give me an arthroscopic examine … Read the Rest