Hi everyone. Some of you have contacted me about what exercises to do after your tkr. I find that ankle weights and knee replacement recuperation go together like apple pie and ice cream. Here are a some of the most beneficial exercises that helped me during my total knee replacement recuperation period. I still […]
It seems so natural, in my opinion. As part of my tkr recuperation process, my â€œgoodâ€ leg has been overused. I didn’t give it any thought since it occurred so naturally. It’s probably happened to you, as well. After noticing results of my â€œgoodâ€ knee deteriorating recently, I started paying attention to how this overuse […]
I just finished reading a brochure on total knee replacement and thought I’d pass this on to my readers.
Overall, results are successful with this surgery (more than 90% success rate, actually), but here are some complications that can occur:
Infection (1% of cases)…this is my main area of concern
Loosening of the tkr
Soft tissue growth under kneecap