PT Inquest Episode 156: Effectiveness of Later-Stage Exercise After TKR

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This episode explores the application of exercises starting 2 months after total knee replacement. Is working with a PT better than just joining a community program? If there are performance improvements, is there much of an effect on perceived function? How difficult is it to answer these questions?

Effectiveness of Later-Stage Exercise Programs vs Usual Medical Care on Physical Function and Activity After Total Knee Replacement: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Piva SR, Schneider MJ, Moore CG, Catelani MB, Gil AB, Klatt BA, DiGioia AM, Almeida GJ, Khoja SS, Sowa G, Irrgang JJ.
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Feb 1;2(2):e190018. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.0018.

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Produced by:
Matt Hunter

Music for PT Inquest:
“The Science of Selling Yourself Short” by Less Than Jake
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