Knee replacements are successful for 80 percent of recipients, yet many assume the success rate should be higher. Those who are not successful often are bitterly disappointed. However, patients and physicians can take steps to avoid a bad result. New techniques also offer much faster recovery. Experts discuss.
- Dr. Dan Riddle, Prof. of Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Surgery and Rheumatology, Virginia Commonwealth Univ.
- Dr. James Rickert, President, Society for Patient Centered Orthopedics
- Dr. Richard Berger, Asst. Prof. of Orthopedics, Rush Univ.