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Knee arthritis from deep knee bends in hs. Are they still doing those?

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Dr. Tapan Joshi
Pain Management
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In brief: Closed chain ex

I do not understand by "hs".
I always prefer leg press with differnt amount of resistance and required knee flexion depending upon degree of patellofemoral involvement. I rarely advised for any type of open chained exercises for knee.

In brief: Closed chain ex

I do not understand by "hs".
I always prefer leg press with differnt amount of resistance and required knee flexion depending upon degree of patellofemoral involvement. I rarely advised for any type of open chained exercises for knee.
Dr. Tapan Joshi
Dr. Tapan Joshi
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Dr. Nolan Segal
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Maybe

Squats are hard on the knees but do not necessarily cause arthritis.
Many people still do lunges and squats for exercise.

In brief: Maybe

Squats are hard on the knees but do not necessarily cause arthritis.
Many people still do lunges and squats for exercise.
Dr. Nolan Segal
Dr. Nolan Segal
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