With conservative management, the affected joint is protected with a hinged knee brace for
about 3 to 6 weeks.
The braced group was instructed to wear an off-the-shelf functional knee brace for
all cutting, pivoting, or jumping activities for the first year after surgery.
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Subsequently, we have used this brace for
ten additional patients with no observed complications.
Those in the first group received an eight-week home exercise program; those in the second group were fitted with a semi-rigid ankle brace to wear during all sports activities for 12 months; and the third group did home exercise for eight weeks and wore the brace for
All patients ultimately received 12 weeks of brace, and wore their brace for
an average of 7.35 hours per day.
after six weeks.) Both groups of patients eventually wore the brace for
a period of 12 weeks and averaged roughly seven hours a day.
Three additional markers were attached to the brace for
this purpose (uniaxial hinge, proximal, and distal end of the brace).
"I really thought I was too old but I was fitted with an unobtrusive brace for
just 11 months.
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Colville et al (1986) examined the effectiveness of a functional knee brace for
treatment of knee instability at 20 degree of flexion and reported that at 100 N anterior force, the tibial displacement decreased by 29% following bracing.
A dynamic analysis of a functional brace for
anterior cruciate ligament insufficiency.