You are here

arthrofibrosis

Arthrofibrosis is a condition where excessive scar tissue develops in the knee joint and the mobile soft tissues around the joint, limiting range of movement.

How I gained range of motion after Hivamat treatments

03 May, 2014

Gray Arrant

 

 

by Gray Arrant MBA

My name is Gray Arrant. I have been associated as a member with the bulletin board of...

Arthrofibrosis frustrations - KNEEtalk spotlight #04

17 Jan, 2014

Some unfortunate knee patients find their progress with rehabilitation frustrated by issues related to adhesions and scarring inside the knee cavity. This...

Arthrofibrosis Board on Pinterest

29 Nov, 2013

On Pinterest the KNEEguru is maintaining a Board dedicated to...

arthrofibrosis and imatinib or other tyrosine kinase inhibitors

Jul 22, 2013 - Comments: 1

My partner had a TKA 6 months ago, while already taking a drug called imatinib (brand name Givec or Geevec) for chronic myeloid leukemia. He has very bad...

Patience

Oct 05, 2012 - Comments: 0

I saw my PT yesterday for the first time in 2 months. He sat down with me for 90 minutes, getting a baseline for my strength, pain level, and giving me more tools to use in my rehab. I simply had no clue how much a strength deficit impacts the normal functioning of your knee. I'm not dumb, it's just that for sooo long the emphasis was on the fact that I couldn't bend my leg that I thought getting rid of that scar tissue and...

Pages

Advertisement

Subscribe to RSS - arthrofibrosis
joinus

Advertisement


  • Latest
  • Blogs
  • Popular
  • Tags
Fifty years ago, Dr. Hughston, one of the founding fathers of American Sports Medicine, imparted a...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 11:51pm
In this paper, I have gathered together several papers and discussions about patellar instability f...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 1:37pm
Total knee replacement represents a considerable insult to the system when you consider - the patie...
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 11:25am
Some time ago at a medical educational meeting about high tibial osteotomy, I was chatting to a rep...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 11:39am
Total knee replacement represents a considerable insult to the system when you consider - the patient...
Saturday, June 21, 2014 - 11:25am
I had a total hip replacement  two weeks ago today, hip and incision are great, but my femoral nerve has not...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 3:54pm
Some time ago at a medical educational meeting about high tibial osteotomy, I was chatting to a...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 11:39am
I suffered a major knee injury (and a broken femur, tibia, fibula, ankle and a ruptured spleen and kidney)...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 7:37am
The back of the knee is called the 'popliteal' region of the knee. The depression in the middle of...
Sunday, June 29, 2008 - 9:43am
Joint cartilage damage in the knee must always be taken seriously, as the problem may progress to t...
Thursday, June 30, 2011 - 4:02pm
These sections offer a very simple overview of the anatomy of the knee, with illustrations.
Sunday, March 2, 2008 - 10:44am
The 'Primers' are pages of basic knee information, collected together into individual 'mini textbo...
Thursday, March 13, 2008 - 2:30pm
-A A +A

Word of the Day

The malleolus is the bone of the ankle.

User login