Partial knee replacements could be better than full replacements for many patients, with fewer complications and a faster recovery.
Golfers who suffer from osteoarthritis of the knee are better off walking the golf course rather than getting on a buggy, according to an American study.
Around 70,000 knee joint replacements are carried out in the UK each year. But how do you know if you may require a new knee joint?
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As well as improving quality of life, hip replacement surgery may help people to live longer.