Continuous passive motion on pain management in patients with total knee arthroplasty

Can F., Alpaslan M.

PAIN CLINIC, vol.15, no.4, pp.479-485, 2003 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1163/156856903770196890
  • Journal Name: PAIN CLINIC
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.479-485
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: No


Continuous passive motion (CPM) has found increasing popularity in rehabilitation of patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) over the past decade. However, there is still controversy about its benefits on pain. The objective of this study was to determine whether patients undergoing TKA benefit from CPM.