The Effect of Short-Term Usage of Rigid Neoprene Knee Sleeve and Soft Neoprene Knee Sleeve on Knee Joint Position Sense Perception after Reconstruction Surgery of Anterior Cruciate Ligament

@inproceedings{Asl2010TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Short-Term Usage of Rigid Neoprene Knee Sleeve and Soft Neoprene Knee Sleeve on Knee Joint Position Sense Perception after Reconstruction Surgery of Anterior Cruciate Ligament},
  author={Javad Mohammadi Asl and Somayeh Kahrizi and Elham Ebrahimi and Soghrat Faghihzadeh},
  year={2010}
}
The aim of the present study is to compare the effect of Neoprene Knee Stabilizer and Neoprene Knee Support on knee joint position sense of patients who had a reconstruction surgery on their anterior cruciate ligament. The joint position sense was measured through the method of active reproduction trial of target angle in open kinetic chain. The target angles for knee joint flexion were set at 30, 45 and 60. 11 male patients (with average age 30.8±4.6 and average weight 75±9) were tested in… CONTINUE READING