English | March 5, 2017 | ISBN: 1520582846 | 120 Pages | AZW3 | 2.31 MB
Among the weight-bearing joints of the human body, the knee is singularly prone to injury and degeneration.?KNEE ARTHRITIS: A GUIDE answers commonly asked questions and?examines the efficacy of traditional treatment as well as state-of-the-art procedures. THE GUIDE is written from the perspective of a practicing orthopedic surgeon?and provides the informed patient with an essential foundation of knowledge. Sections: Healthy Knee, Osteoarthritis, Office Visit, Treatment, 10 Questions: Total Knee Replacement Treatment section expanded to include: Exercise, Diet and Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic, Laser, Prolotherapy, Magnets and Copper, Orthotics, Knee Braces, Acupuncture, Oral Supplements, Antioxidants, NSAIDs, Cortisone, Visco-supplementation, PRP, Regenokine and IRAP, Alpha-2-Macroglobulin, Amniotic Membrane Products, Stem Cells, Knee Arthroscopy, Subchondroplasty, Osteotomy, Partial and Total Knee Replacement.