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Old 01-11-2013, 12:22 PM   #23
Greg Griffith
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Re: {TKA} Total Knee Arthroplasty

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Originally Posted by Pete Nadeau View Post
There are too many opinions about what kind of lifts and weights can be done without sacrificing the longevity of the knee. I don't lift over my body weight of 205 on Squats, Shoulder Press or Deadlifts
I think this is true. I was lifting more weight than my body weight, especially on deadlifts and squats. And I had problems that had to be fixed by additional surgery. Thankfully, the hardware was all good. For me, I plan to lighten the loads, a lot. After a suitable recovery period, that is.
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