Rehabilitation after Knee Injuries - Importance of Pain Relief

  • E. Eriksson
  • I. Arvidsson
Conference paper

Abstract

The rapid development of quadriceps atrophy observed following knee surgery is well-known to physicians and physiotherapists. One explanation for this could be that postoperative pain makes it impossible to maintain any training.

Keywords

Placebo Torque Lidocaine Piroxicam 

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Eriksson
    • 1
  • I. Arvidsson
    • 1
  1. 1.Trauma Section, Department of SurgeryKarolinska HospitalStockholmSweden

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