Things to Know About Knee Replacement | Knee Replacement in HSR Layout

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Things To Know About Knee Replacement:

Things To Know About Knee Replacement Written By Dr. Rewat Laxman

Knee being a largest joint in the human body it bears yours complete body weight and performs various functions like supporting body weight and also act as shock absorber for the body. For those who have knee pain which is creating problems to perform day to day activity knee replacement would come as a lifesaver. The medical term used for knee replacement is knee arthroplasty.:

Knee being a largest joint in the human body it bears yours complete body weight and performs various functions like supporting body weight and also act as shock absorber for the body. For those who have knee pain which is creating problems to perform day to day activity knee replacement would come as a lifesaver. The medical term used for knee replacement is knee arthroplasty .

You might have to consider for a knee replacement when you have pain or stiffness that is interfering in day to day activity such as walking or getting out of the chair or even while you rest or during the night.:

You might have to consider for a knee replacement when you have pain or stiffness that is interfering in day to day activity such as walking or getting out of the chair or even while you rest or during the night. Knee replacement is for those whose life is getting inferred by knee pain

In majority of the scenario total replacements is performed where the complete knee joint is removed and in some scenarios partial replacement is recommended where only one of the three knee compartments are replaced.:

In majority of the scenario total replacements is performed where the complete knee joint is removed and in some scenarios partial replacement is recommended where only one of the three knee compartments are replaced. Types of Knee Replacement

Majority of the knee replacement would perform better even 15years after surgery. By maintaining a healthy weight you can prolong the life span of your artificial knee and if the body is found to have over weight there is a major chances of joint failure.:

Majority of the knee replacement would perform better even 15years after surgery. By maintaining a healthy weight you can prolong the life span of your artificial knee and if the body is found to have over weight there is a major chances of joint failure. Artificial knee lasts for about 15 years

Nowadays, doctors perform minimally invasive version of knee replacement than the traditional method of open knee surgery. in both the cases knee replacement is major surgery.:

Nowadays, doctors perform minimally invasive version of knee replacement than the traditional method of open knee surgery. in both the cases knee replacement is major surgery. Knee Replacement Surgery Can Be Minimally Invasive

Majority of the knee replacement are highly successful, but there are some risks associated with them like blood clots, bleeding, infection, loosening of the new joint, continued knee pain and dislocation. :

Majority of the knee replacement are highly successful, but there are some risks associated with them like blood clots, bleeding, infection, loosening of the new joint, continued knee pain and dislocation. Majority of Knee Replacements Are Successful

After the procedure is completed it is necessary to stay in the hospital for several days as the recovery would be followed up with several weeks of physical therapy and rehabilitation. This would help in improvement of mobility and joint functions. :

After the procedure is completed it is necessary to stay in the hospital for several days as the recovery would be followed up with several weeks of physical therapy and rehabilitation. This would help in improvement of mobility and joint functions. Several Weeks of Physical Therapy is Necessary

In the process of recovery in your house it is necessary for you to prevent fall and arrange things so that you can take care of your day to day activities without hurting your knees. It is good to consider having safety bars in your shower and toilet area. :

In the process of recovery in your house it is necessary for you to prevent fall and arrange things so that you can take care of your day to day activities without hurting your knees. It is good to consider having safety bars in your shower and toilet area. Preparing Your Home Will Make Things Easier

Initially you would feel uncomfortable and you may feel stiff when compared to having natural knee joints and often may hear clicking sound when bending the knees.:

Initially you would feel uncomfortable and you may feel stiff when compared to having natural knee joints and often may hear clicking sound when bending the knees. You May Have to Switch to Low-Impact Activities

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