Continuous Passive Motion machine provides a full range of knee flexion/distraction to help patients attain a good range of motion after knee replacement surgery. It can be used post-surgically up to a period of one month.
BENEFITS OF CPM – Knee
- Joint surfaces are lubricated through joint motion. This helps to deliver nutrition to the tissue.
- Collagen cross links are prevented, the collagen lays down properly and heals in a more uniform, strengthened manner.
- ROM is maintained and increased.
- Swelling is decreased.
- Pain is decreased through activation of the gate control mechanism.