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Trauma Accelerates Arthritis, Is Surgery a Form of Trauma?

Feb 04, 2014

Trauma Accelerates Arthritis, Is Surgery a Form of Trauma? Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Trauma has long been known to be a risk factor for the development of arthritis later in life. This has been well documented in the animal experimental model. Knee surgery has a long history of evolution as it became well documented the effects of open knee surgery and complete meniscetomy  accelerated arthritis decades ago. More recently, many studies looking into even arthroscopic partial knee meniscetomy…

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