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total knee replacment--pain
harleyTim posted:
Hi, i had my total right knee replaced 2 weeks ago. I`m 48 years old. The only problem i have now, is that i can`t stand for long. About 5 mins. Is that normal????
Jake3 responded:
Hi I had bilateral knee replacement in December this year. I am 66 yo and also have trouble standing. I was told my leg muscles are weak and with therapy will get stronger. Your muscles need to be retrained, getting better each week. Hope to be able to golf soon. Hang in there.

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