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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.abstractVisual 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) compared […]


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Clinical study



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 or […]


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