Comparison of gaseous cryotherapy with more traditional forms of cryotherapy following total knee arthroplasty.

@article{Demoulin2012ComparisonOG,
  title={Comparison of gaseous cryotherapy with more traditional forms of cryotherapy following total knee arthroplasty.},
  author={Christophe Demoulin and Melissa C. Brouwers and S Darot and Ph. Gillet and J. M. Crielaard and Marc Vanderthommen},
  journal={Annals of physical and rehabilitation medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={229-40}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of gaseous cryotherapy following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and to compare it to routinely used strategies for applying cold therapy. PATIENTS AND METHODS Sixty-six patients undergoing primary unilateral TKA were randomized into three groups and received "gaseous cryotherapy (GC)", "cold pack" and "cryocuff" applications, respectively throughout the hospital stay. Primary outcomes (knee pain intensity, mobility and girth… CONTINUE READING

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