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Obesity to Blame for Epidemic of Knee Problems

Obesity to Blame for Epidemic of Knee Problems

A new study attributes a surge in dislocated knees to the U.S. obesity epidemic.

"As the rate of obesity increases, the rate of knee dislocations increases. The total number of patients who are obese is increasing, so we are seeing more of these problems".

A new study attributes a surge in dislocated knees to the U.S. obesity epidemic.

"As the rate of obesity increases, the rate of knee dislocations increases. The total number of patients who are obese is increasing, so we are seeing more of these problems".

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