SRO’s latest newsletter is now available for viewing and download (Click image to download PDF).
In this issue:
- When it’s time for total knee replacement
More than 90% of people who have total knee replacement surgery experience a dramatic reduction of knee pain and a significant improvement in the ability to perform common activities of daily living.
- Know when to get help with knee complaints
Be sure to seek treatment for knee issues that don’t respond to traditional at-home care measures…
- ACL Injury – When surgery becomes necessary
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the most commonly injured ligaments of the knee. Athletes who participate in high-risk sports, such as basketball, football, skiing, and soccer are most vulnerable to ACL injury.
- The impact of arthritis on knee healthOsteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis, and women are more likely to have osteoarthritis than men. While it can occur even in young people, the chance of developing osteoarthritis increases after age 45.