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Physical Therapist Management of Total Knee Arthroplasty

Published: June 2020
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  • Overview
  • Recommendations
    • Preoperative Exercise Program
    • Preoperative Education
    • Continuous Passive Movement Device (CPM) Use for Mobilization
    • Cryotherapy
    • Physical Activity
    • Motor Function Training
    • Post-Operative Knee Range of Motion Exercise
    • Immediate Post-Operative Knee Flexion During Rest for Blood Loss And Swelling
    • Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
    • Resistance and Intensity of Strengthening Exercise
    • Prognostic Factors
    • Postoperative Physical Therapy Supervision
    • Group- vs. Individual-Based Therapy
    • Physical Therapy: Postoperative Timing
    • Physical Therapy: Discharge Planning
    • Outcomes Assessment
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The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 100,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.


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