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Total Knee Replacement Surgery

How to Have a Good Knee Replacement

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 05.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

Artificial joint replacement is the last resort for most people when their knees have worn out. Fortunately, the procedure itself has become much less painful, far quicker, and more accurate; and it has a faster recovery time than ever before, if the best techniques are used.

Knee Replacement Recovery: Get Ready for the 3 'Powerful P' Experiences

Martha Nelson | Posted 07.13.2013 | Fifty
Martha Nelson

The evening after knee replacement surgery, I was startled to see the size of my right leg. Having been sliced and diced, stitched and stapled, it was seemed as if I had gained ten pounds, all in that leg.

Surgery Bias Based on Gender? It Could be True!

Dr. Mary I. O'Connor | Posted 06.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Mary I. O'Connor

Physicians need to increase their awareness of the biases that may be influencing their recommendations to patients, especially those who are female or from a different racial or ethnic background.

Imaging Studies And Knee Replacement Surgery: What You Need To Know

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 06.05.2011 | Home
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

Carefully acquired images and accurate image interpretations are pivotal in the diagnosis, assessment and total knee replacement surgical planning, in addition to the post-surgical follow-up.

Knee Replacement Implant: Approval Revoked By FDA

AP | MATTHEW PERRONE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Almost two years ago, the Food and Drug Administration ignored the advice of its scientists and approved a knee implant after being...