Surgery, therapy both prove good for knee repair

Mar 19, 2013 Full story:

You might not want to rush into knee surgery. Physical therapy can be just as good for a common injury and at far less cost and risk, the most rigorous study to compare these treatments concludes.

Full Story

Bulacan, Philippines

#1 Mar 19, 2013
Surgery is something that you need to think twice in doing. There might be other solutions.

Perth Amboy, NJ

#3 Mar 29, 2013
If it has been shown that physical therapy would be a good option than having a surgery, then definitely this is good news to all sufferers. Surgeries can be life-changing and there is always the risks and the costs involved. If the condition can be managed by these types of treatments, it may be best to have a wide awareness campaign for those afflicted with joint diseases. This may also apply to those suffering from hip diseases or injuries. Using other alternative therapies, such as those found in DePuy ASR hip lawsuit information center, may also help in the management of these conditions.

Perth Amboy, NJ

#4 Apr 18, 2013
Undergoing a joint replacement surgery is always a big decision. Even doctors, as much as possible want to retain the natural part. Exhausting all possible therapies should therefore be encouraged. For more info on alternative therapies, you may check related articles in depuysettlements. com

Perth Amboy, NJ

#5 Jul 22, 2013
Yes, the two of them complement each other. I think it is best to find other alternatives before going into surgery though. I have read several complications that may happen during surgery at which made me think twice of going under the knife.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Healthcare Industry Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Hillsborough in hunt for up to 700 Johnson & Jo... Mar 1 HumanSpirit 1
Is depression curable? Of course it is (Aug '14) Feb 26 Yolanda 13
Mental health alert: Many senior citizens suffe... (May '09) Feb 24 Human at Earth 15
Merck grants free license for pediatric HIV drug Feb 24 VACCINES MAIM KILL 1
The 10 most miserable states in America Feb 24 blade 1
Robotic Prostate Surgery May Be Risky (Oct '09) Feb 24 svalyavskiy 19
ObamaCare is a F.R.A.U.D Feb 21 Protester 1
More from around the web