Biomechanics of Hyperflexion and Kneeling before and after Total Knee Arthroplasty

  • Thay Q. Lee
  • Published 2014 in Clinics in orthopedic surgery


The capacity to perform certain activities is frequently compromised after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) due to a functional decline resulting from decreased range of motion and a diminished ability to kneel. In this manuscript, the current biomechanical understanding of hyperflexion and kneeling before and after TKA will be discussed. Patellofemoral and… (More)
DOI: 10.4055/cios.2014.6.2.117

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