Rehabilitation after Knee Injuries - Importance of Pain Relief
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.
KeywordsAnterior Cruciate Ligament Postoperative Pain Maximal Voluntary Contraction Quadriceps Muscle Knee Injury
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