Your healthcare team will tell you about the equipment you will need to protect your knee and reduce the risk of falling after surgery. You should have all of the equipment you need in place 1 to 2 weeks before surgery and begin practicing with it right away. Keep it for about 3 months after surgery.
These items may be:
For more information, see: Knee Replacement Surgery
Last Revised: January 31, 2013
Author: Alberta Bone and Joint Health Institute
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