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Vol:208 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14387
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Application of Continuous Passive Movement for Post-op Recovery of Tibial Plateau Fractures

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OrthoEvidence. Application of Continuous Passive Movement for Post-op Recovery of Tibial Plateau Fractures. ACE Report. 2022;208(1):1. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Prolonged Application of Continuous Passive Movement Improves the Postoperative Recovery of Tibial Head Fractures: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Study

Biomed Res Int. 2022 Feb 16;2022: 1236781.

Contributing Authors:
C Kabst X Tian C Kleber M Amlang L Findeisen G Lee S Zwingenberger

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Sixty patients recovering from tibial plateau fracture surgery were randomized to receive conventional physical therapy plus the prolonged use of a continuous passive motion device (n=30) or conventional physical therapy alone (n=30). The primary outcome of interest was range of motion of the knee. Secondary outcomes of interest included knee function and quality of life measured using the Knee So...

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