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Manipulation after TKR
pipaspipas posted:
I am scheduled for an MUA on 7-15-14 due to restricted ROM. I know what it is, but I'm concerned after what it is like afterward. How much pain is there? How long does it last? How soon after the MUA can I drive? Will I need a cane after the MUA?
edc99353 responded:
It is basically painless, DO NOT BE AGGRESSIVE doing PT, consistently do PT stretching with minimal pressure, or you can cause major nerve, knee or tissue damage causing pain that can't be described or repaired. When you don't have pain for the first pain in 20 years can make you feel excited. A good operations followed by a mistake caused by not knowing what to do can ruin your life, People someone to help them recover

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You must do the exercises when having TKR. It alleviates stiffness and that hardening feeling. Also, see if you PT will do massage of knee, ... More
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