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Offline thehoops

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snapped patella tendon, advice needed
« on: September 18, 2017, 04:42:36 PM »
hi all.

john from scotland, basically I just found this forum after looking fro 5 weeks on info..

on holiday in Spain ii snapped my patella tendon, or arrival back in scotland i got operation.. five weeks from op I have a brace on, 30 degrees then 60 last two weeks.

looking for info on recovery and rehab etc

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Re: snapped patella tendon, advice needed
« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2017, 04:49:41 PM »
There's a 400+ page thread here

http://www.kneeguru.co.uk/KNEEtalk/index.php?topic=8389.msg656991#msg656991

Seems a very nasty injury, good luck with the recovery
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Re: snapped patella tendon, advice needed
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2017, 04:57:11 PM »
thanks