TITLE

MANAGEMENT OF STIFFNESS FOLLOWING TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY

AUTHOR(S)
Parvizi, Javad; Tarity, T. David; Steinbeck, Marla J.; Politi, Roman G.; Joshi, Ashish; Purtill, James J.; Sharkey, Peter F.
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Dec2006 Supplement 4, Vol. 88-A, p175
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study that determines the factors responsible for stiffness after total knee arthroplasty. The study findings highlight that individuals undergoing total knee arthroplasty at an earlier age are significantly more likely to have stiffness compared with the control group.
ACCESSION #
23614851

 

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