Home » Orthopaedics » References for Lower Extremity Tourniquets References for Lower Extremity Tourniquets The effect of a thigh tourniquet on the incidence of deep venous thrombosis after operations on the fore part of the foot. The use of a tourniquet when plating tibial fractures Limb exsanguination. II. The leg: effect of angle of elevation. The relationship between tourniquet pressure and underlying soft-tissue pressure in the thigh. Blood loss after total knee replacement. Effects of tourniquet release and continuous passive motion. The pneumatic ankle tourniquet with ankle block anesthesia for foot surgery. Thromboembolism coincident with tourniquet deflation during total knee arthroplasty. The use of a tourniquet when plating tibial fractures. Postmeniscectomy tourniquet palsy and functional sequelae. Muscle rehabilitation after arthroscopic meniscectomy with or without tourniquet control. A preliminary randomized study. Effect of tourniquet ischaemia on muscle energy metabolism in meniscectomy patients.