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Clinical Studies on Cryotherapy – Peer Reviewed



1. Enhancing Postoperative Rehabilitation Following Knee Arthroplasty Using a New Cryotherapy Product. Mumith A., Garrett S. et al. Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester, England. http://gos.sagepub.com/content/6/4/316.abstract Visual analogue scale (VAS) for pain and ROM was recorded before and after application of the cooling devices. The VAS were significantly reduced in the Physicool group (P) […]


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Our Dorset study (Enhancing Postoperative Rehabilitation Following Knee Arthroplasty Using a New Cryotherapy Product) has just been published. The copyright is owned by the journal. I have ask for full permission of the study but I need to await approval. The Abstract can be seen in the link above or below: Abstract To compare a […]


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Physicool and Knee Replacement Surgery



Around 80,000 knee replacement operations are carried out every year and knee replacements are now more common than hip replacements. The usual reason for a total knee replacement operation is osteoarthritis (OA). Osteoarthritis in the knee occurs when the articular cartilage becomes damaged or wastes away through natural wear and tear. The bones have little […]


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