Knee Arthroplasty

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… and Inpatient Rehabilitation Outcomes Following Knee Arthroplasty:...   -  Feb 26, 2007
Perioperative morbidity following total knee arthroplasty among obese patients. ... Outcomes in total knee arthroplasty patients after inpatient ... Nature.com

Knee Replacement Considered a Good Value   -  Jun 22, 2009
..."For patients who choose to undergo total knee arthroplasty, hospital volume plays an important role: regardless of patient risk level, higher-volume ... Forbes

… of a Failed Patellofemoral Arthroplasty to a Total Knee Arthroplast...   -  Dec 1, 2007
The purpose of this study was to review the results of total knee arthroplasty after a prior patellofemoral arthroplasty. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… of Infection in Both Knees After Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Oct 1, 2005
Conclusion: We believe that treatment of simultaneous infection of both knees after bilateral total knee arthroplasty should consist of bilateral resection ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Osteoarthritis Surgery - Osteoarthritis Health Information - NY Times...   -  Jun 23, 2009
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (also called unicondylar knee arthroplasty) may be a useful procedure in cases of ... New York Times

Surgical treatments for patients with an infected total knee arthropla...   -  Nov 23, 2009
Infection after total knee arthroplasty: a retrospective study of the treatment of ... Vince KG, Abdeen A. Wound problems in total knee arthroplasty. ... Journal of the American Academy of...

Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty possibly more cost-effective than ...   -  Nov 20, 2006
Compared to TKA, unicompartmental arthroplasty was associated with more quality-adjusted life-years and a lower accumulated cost. ... Ortho SuperSite

Knee Replacement: Doctors' Gender Bias?   -  Mar 10, 2008
..."A male patient was twice as likely as a female patient to receive a recommendation for total knee arthroplasty," write the researchers, who included ... WebMD

Limb lengthening common after total knee arthroplasty, study finds   -  Apr 2, 2008
SAN FRANCISCO — Patients typically experience an increase in limb length after undergoing total knee arthroplasty, according to a study presented here. ... Ortho SuperSite

Overweight and Obesity: Two Predictors for Worse Early Outcome in...   -  Aug 28, 2006
...(2004) Health-related quality of life in total hip and total knee arthroplasty: a qualitative and systematic review of the literature. ... Nature.com

The Ethical Implications of Recent Innovations in Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2007
1 Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Hairmyres Hospital, Eaglesham Road, East Kilbride, United Kingdom G75 8RG. E-mail address for A. Gregori: ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Total Knee Arthroplasty After Varus Osteotomy of the Distal Part of...   -  Mar 1, 2006
Charles L. Nelson, MD, Khaled J. Saleh, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Rida A. Kassim, MD, Russell Windsor, MD, Steven Haas, MD, Richard Laskin, MD and Thomas Sculco, MD ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

A Randomized Trial of Controlled-Release Oxycodone During Inpatient …   -  Jan 1, 2005
Reliance on "as-needed" analgesia following total knee arthroplasty may lead to ... Patients who undergo total knee arthroplasty often experience intense ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Total Knee Arthroplasty Following Proximal Tibial Osteotomy: Risk …   -  Feb 1, 2008
1 The Rothman Institute, 925 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107. E-mail address: parvj{at}aol.com. 3 Mayo Clinic, 13400 East Shea Boulevard, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Total Knee Arthroplasty After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of...   -  Feb 1, 2009
Khaled J. Saleh, MD, MSc, FRCS(C), Pamela Sherman, MD, Pam Katkin, PA, Russell Windsor, MD, Stephen Haas, MD, Richard Laskin, MD and Thomas Sculco, MD ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Rich Or Poor: Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes Are The Same   -  Feb 17, 2007
Previous research has shown that socioeconomic status has a negative impact on patient outcomes. But a new study presented at the 74th Annual Meeting of the ... Medical News Today - Medical News Today (press release)

Knee Replacement; Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has high 10-year …   -  Jan 9, 2005
2005 JAN 9 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has a low failure rate after a decade of use. "Cemented total knee arthroplasty has ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Total Knee Arthroplasty in Hemophilic Arthropathy   -  Dec 1, 2006
John M. Norian, BS, Michael D. Ries, MD, Susan Karp, RN and Julie Hambleton, MD. The authors did not receive grants or outside funding in support of their ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Surgical treatments for patients with an infected total knee arthropla...   -  Nov 23, 2009
The goal of treatment for an infected total knee arthroplasty is to eradicate the infection, preventing it from spreading locally or systemically, ... Journal of the American Academy of...

… of the Results of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Performed on a …   -  Dec 1, 2008
For total hip arthroplasty the complication rates were 8% for the teaching service and 10% for the private practice service, and for total knee arthroplasty ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Term Changes of the Nonresurfaced Patella After Total Knee Arthropla...   -  Jul 1, 2005
Background: The most common complications of total knee arthroplasty involve ... Resurfacing of the patella during total knee arthroplasty may benefit such ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Grafting for Severe Patellar Bone Loss During Revision Knee...   -  Aug 1, 2008
...a "patellar shell" that precluded insertion of another patellar implant in nine of 100 consecutive knees undergoing revision total knee arthroplasty. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… of Deep-Vein Thrombosis After Total Knee Arthroplasty in Asian...   -  Sep 1, 2007
Methods: One hundred and fifty patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty were randomly divided into three groups. One group consisted of fifty-one ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Resurfacing in Total Knee Arthroplasty A Prospective, Randomized, ...   -  Nov 1, 2009
Robert L. Barrack, MD, Alexander J. Bertot, MD, Michael W. Wolfe, MD, Douglas A. Waldman, MD, Matko Milicic, MD and Leann Myers, PhD ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Quadriceps Tendon Rupture After Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2006
Ryan E. Dobbs, MD 1 , Arlen D. Hanssen, MD 1 , David G. Lewallen, MD 1 and Mark W. Pagnano, MD 1. The authors did not receive grants or outside funding in ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Technology; High-flexion knee arthroplasty design replicates...   -  Jan 30, 2005
2005 JAN 30 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- A high-flexion knee arthroplasty design enables postoperative knee motion comparable to that of healthy joints. ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Osteolysis After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Influence of Tibial...   -  Jul 1, 2008
Matthew B. Collier, MS 1 , C. Anderson Engh, Jr., MD 1 , James P. Mcauley, MD 1 , Stuart D. Ginn, BA 1 and Gerard A. Engh, MD 1 ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Technology; High-flexion knee arthroplasty design replicates...   -  Jan 24, 2005
2005 JAN 24 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- A high-flexion knee arthroplasty design enables postoperative knee motion comparable to that of healthy joints. ... Pay-Per-View - Cardiovascular Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Does patient perception of alignment affect total knee arthroplasty …   -  Jun 1, 2007
The success of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in relieving pain and improving function has been well-documented. (1,2) Long-term survival of TKA has been ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

… of Periarticular Corticosteroid Injections During Total Knee...   -  Nov 24, 2009
Conclusions: The periarticular injection of a corticosteroid may reduce the length of the hospital stay following total knee arthroplasty, but it does not ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Alendronate, BMD, and knee arthroplasty   -  Mar 3, 2006
Kaohsiung, Taiwan - The decrease in bone-mineral density (BMD) seen after total-knee arthroplasty is suspected of weakening fixation of the prosthetic joint ... Medscape

Computer-Assisted Knee Arthroplasty Is Better Than a Conventional Jig...   -  Dec 1, 2008
Chauhan SK, Scott RG, Breidahl W, Beaver RJ. Computer-Assisted Knee Arthroplasty Versus a Conventional Jig-Based Technique. A Randomised, Prospective Trial. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

A Multimodal Analgesia Protocol for Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Dec 1, 2007
1 Patrice Makinen, MD Pierre Drolet, MD, MSc Martin Lavigne, MD, FRCS(C) Michel Fallaha, MD, FRCS(C) Orthopaedic Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery (P.-AV, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Stiffness After Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2006
1 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2 Silverstein, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis   -  Jul 1, 2005
Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905. E-mail address for RT Trousdale: trousdale.robert{at}mayo.edu ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

The Functional Outcomes of Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  May 1, 2009
Robert L. Kane, MD 1 , Khaled J. Saleh, MD, MSc, FRCSC 2 , Timothy J. Wilt, MD, MPH 3 and Boris Bershadsky, PhD 1. 1 University of Minnesota School of ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… prognosis following total knee arthroplasty.(Research Report)(Clini...   -  Jan 1, 2008
...(1,2) Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) often is performed to relieve the pain of ... Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) surgery is a common orthopedic surgery ... Pay-Per-View - Physical Therapy - HighBeam Research

Mortality Following Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2007
Gurdev S. Gill, MD, David Mills, MD and Atul B. Joshi, MB, MCh(Orth), FRCS. 3601 22nd Place, Lubbock, Texas 79410. E-mail address for GS Gill: ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… , and Balance After Total Knee Arthroplasty with Cruciate-Retaining...   -  Mar 1, 2009
Background: The effect of total knee arthroplasty on proprioception, ... Methods: Twenty patients scheduled to undergo total knee arthroplasty were randomly ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Mechanism Allograft Reconstruction After Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2006
Disruption of the extensor mechanism is an uncommon but catastrophic complication of total knee arthroplasty. We evaluated two techniques of reconstructing ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Femoral Condylar Radiographic View Following Total Knee Arthroplast...   -  Dec 1, 2005
Background: It is often difficult to evaluate the posterior aspects of the femoral condyles after total knee arthroplasty. We have developed an imaging ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Medial Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty with the Miller-Galante …   -  Sep 1, 2007
Douglas Naudie, MD, FRCS(C) 1 , Jeff Guerin, BMath 1 , David A. Parker, MBBS, FRACS 2 , Robert B. Bourne, MD, FRCS(C) 1 and Cecil H. Rorabeck, MD, FRCS(C) 1 ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Versus Enoxaparin for Thromboprophylaxis After Total Knee Arthropla...   -  Sep 4, 2008
Conclusions: The authors concluded that rivaroxaban is superior to enoxaparin for thromboprophylaxis after total knee arthroplasty, with similar risk of ... Cardiosource

… Consequences of Anterior Femoral Notching in Total Knee Arthroplast...   -  Nov 1, 2005
Background: Notching of the anterior femoral cortex during total knee arthroplasty has been implicated as a cause of subsequent periprosthetic supracondylar ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Lumbar Plexus Block After Total Knee Arthroplasty Improves 48-Hour...   -  Oct 19, 2006
By WA Thomasson, PhD. CHICAGO, IL -- October 19, 2006 -- Patients given continuous lumbar plexus block after a total knee arthroplasty procedure have better ... DG News

… Femoral Osteotomy and Total Knee Arthroplasty for Treatment of …   -  Feb 1, 2009
JESS H. LONNER, MD, JOHN M. SILISKI, MD and PAUL A. LOTKE, MD, PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA. Background: In the presence of large extra-articular deformity, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Press Release: Rich or Poor: Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes Are the...   -  Feb 16, 2007
Rich or Poor: Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes Are the Same. from PR Newswire. Highbeam Research – FREE Trial. Pay-Per-View - PR Newswire - HighBeam Research

Total Knee Arthroplasty in Limbs Affected by Poliomyelitis   -  Jan 1, 2008
The authors did not receive grants or outside funding in support of their research or preparation of this manuscript. They did not receive payments or other ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Cruciate Ligament-Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients...   -  Dec 1, 2005
Michael J. Archibeck, MD, Richard A. Berger, MD, Regina M. Barden, RN, Joshua J. Jacobs, MD, Mitchell B. Sheinkop, MD, Aaron G. Rosenberg, MD and Jorge O. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

mini-incision Total Knee Arthroplasty and Total Hip Arthroplasty …   -  Mar 8, 2006
...are more than three hundred thousand total knee arthroplasties performed in the United States each year and probably as many total hip arthroplasties ... Clarendon Enterprise - Google News Archive

… Following Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Using Patient-Based …   -  Feb 1, 2009
Methods: Four hundred and six patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty and 266 patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty completed health-status ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Extensor Mechanism Complications Following Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jul 1, 2005
The patellofemoral joint is an important source of pain and complications following total knee arthroplasty. In a recent series of revisions of total knee ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Results of Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty at a Minimum of Ten …   -  Jan 1, 2008
Richard A. Berger, MD 1 , R. Michael Meneghini, MD 1 , Joshua J. Jacobs, MD 1 , Mitchell B. Sheinkop, MD 1 , Craig J. Della Valle, MD 1 , Aaron G. Rosenberg ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Mini-incision Total Knee Arthroplasty And Total Hip Arthroplasty …   -  Jan 3, 2007
Surgical approaches to total knee arthroplasty and total hip arthroplasty have undergone continual refinement and improvement since they both were ... Clarendon Enterprise - Google News Archive

Low sensitivity of histology to predict the presence of microorganisms...   -  Apr 7, 2006
The reliability of analysis of intraoperative frozen sections for identifying active infection during revision hip or knee arthroplasty. ... Nature.com

Minimal-incision total knee arthroplasty found to be a risk factor...   -  Feb 27, 2009
By Lee Beadling. LAS VEGAS — Minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty was found to have a significantly higher rate of early failures in a multicentered ... Ortho SuperSite

Total Knee Arthroplasty Relieves Functional Limitations in Older...   -  Oct 9, 2008
By Todd Neale, Staff Writer, MedPage Today. DURHAM, NC, Oct. 9 -- For older patients with osteoarthritis, total knee arthroplasty was associated with ... MedPage Today

Rich or Poor: Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes Are the Same   -  Feb 20, 2007
SAN DIEGO, CA -- February 20, 2007 -- Previous research has shown that socioeconomic status has a negative impact on patient outcomes. ... DG News

… and patient perspectives for total hip and knee arthroplasty in...   -  Oct 1, 2005
...these waiting times, we mailed a survey to all 260 patients who underwent total hip or total knee arthroplasty between June 1, 2000, and June 1, 2001. ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Response After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Abstract and Introduction   -  Jan 6, 2009
Conclusion: After total knee arthroplasty, patients tolerant to opioids required significantly more opioids in the PACU and up to 48 hours after discharge ... Medscape

Total Knee Arthroplasty for Severe Valgus Deformity   -  Jul 1, 2006
Amar S. Ranawat, MD 1 , Chitranjan S. Ranawat, MD 1 , Mark Elkus, MD 1 , Vijay J. Rasquinha, MD 1 , Roberto Rossi, MD 1 and Sushrut Babhulkar, MD 1 ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Osteolysis in Failed Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Comparison of Mobile-...   -  Jun 1, 2007
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (C.-HH and H.-MM) and Biomechanics Research Laboratory (F.-YH), Mackay Memorial Hospital, Number 92, Section 2, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Mini-incision Total Knee Arthroplasty And Total Hip Arthroplasty …   -  Feb 7, 2008
There are more than three hundred thousand total knee arthroplasties performed in the United States each year and probably as many total hip arthroplasties ... Clarendon Enterprise - Google News Archive

Surgical Technology; Outcome of different TKA configurations evaluated   -  Jan 25, 2005
..."Since 1991, 5760 knee arthroplasty procedures done by 53 surgeons have been ... "Cumulative survival rates for the different total knee arthroplasty ... Pay-Per-View - Life Science Weekly - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty in Patients Sixty Years of Age or ...   -  Feb 1, 2009
1 Tri County Orthopedics, 28100 Grand River Avenue, Suite 209, Farmington Hills, MI 48336. E-mail address: jjswien{at}aol.com ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Workshop for surgeons concludes   -  Dec 3, 2006
The average cost of the revision hip and knee arthroplasty worked out to Rs.4 lakhs here against Rs.12 lakhs abroad. Wui K.Chung, a reputed Korean surgeon, ... Hindu

Obesity No Deterrent to Knee Surgery   -  Jul 23, 2008
Improvements in physical function scores among obese patients who had total knee arthroplasty were sustained over more than five years compared with ... MedPage Today

Bilateral total knee arthroplasty--staged or simultaneous? Ontario's ...   -  Aug 1, 2005
Background: Total knee replacement is now the most common joint replacement procedure performed in Ontario, and many patients require bilateral replacement. ... Free with registration - Canadian Journal of Surgery - AccessMyLibrary.com

Staggered Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty Performed Four to Seven …   -  Oct 1, 2006
Christopher D. Sliva, MD 1 , John J. Callaghan, MD 1 , Devon D. Goetz, MD 2 and Stephen G. Taylor, MD 2. 1 Department of Orthopaedics, University of Iowa ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… of Isolated Tibial Insert Exchange in Revision Total Knee Arthropla...   -  Jan 1, 2009
Background: Despite improvements in the design and manufacturing of the components used in total knee arthroplasty, wear of the polyethylene bearing remains ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… for Sepsis Detection in Revision Knee Arthroplasty: Presented at...   -  Feb 16, 2007
...count is the best perioperative testing modality for identifying the presence of periprosthetic sepsis at the site of a total knee arthroplasty (TKA), ... DG News

… Range of Motion After Total Knee Arthroplasty Clustering, Log...   -  Apr 1, 2008
Background: Range of motion is a crucial measure of the outcome of total knee arthroplasty. The purpose of this study was to determine which factors are ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Modern Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty with Cement A Three to Ten …   -  Feb 1, 2009
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Aix-Marseille University, Hôpital Sainte Marguerite, 270 Boulevard de Sainte Marguerite, BP 29, 13274 Marseille CEDEX ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… ; Version 2 of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty outcomes measurement...   -  Mar 21, 2005
2005 MAR 21 - (NewsRx.com) -- PhDx Systems announced the release of version 2 of its Hip and Knee Arthroplasty outcomes data measurement software. ... Pay-Per-View - Biotech Business Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Patellar Resurfacing in Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Jan 1, 2009
1 Clinical Trials and Evidence-Based Medicine Unit, Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Ioannina School of Medicine, University Campus, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Knee Replacement; Computer guidance improves total knee arthroplasty ...   -  Oct 29, 2005
..."Computer-navigated total knee arthroplasty helps increase accuracy and reduce 'outliers' for implant placement," the researchers concluded. ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… General Hospital; Computer guidance improves total knee arthroplast...   -  Oct 26, 2005
..."Computer-navigated total knee arthroplasty helps increase accuracy and reduce 'outliers' for implant placement," the researchers concluded. ... Pay-Per-View - Biotech Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Knee Replacement; Computer guidance improves total knee arthroplasty ...   -  Oct 30, 2005
..."Computer-navigated total knee arthroplasty helps increase accuracy and reduce 'outliers' for implant placement," the researchers concluded. ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Total Knee Arthroplasty for Patellofemoral Arthritis   -  Sep 1, 2007
Michael A. Mont, MD, Steve Haas, MD, Tarun Mullick, MD and David S. Hungerford, MD. Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Sinai Medical Office Building, Suite 102, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Surgery - Rheumatoid Arthritis Health Information...   -  Feb 22, 2009
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (also called unicondylar knee arthroplasty) may be a useful procedure in some cases ... New York Times

Knee Replacement; Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has high 10-year …   -  Jan 3, 2005
2005 JAN 3 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has a low failure rate after a decade of use. "Cemented total knee arthroplasty has ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Knee Replacement; Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has high 10-year …   -  Jan 4, 2005
2005 JAN 4 - (NewsRx.com & NewsRx.net) -- Hybrid total knee arthroplasty has a low failure rate after a decade of use. "Cemented total knee arthroplasty has ... Pay-Per-View - Science Letter - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… ; Obesity may increase rate of aseptic loosening after knee...   -  Jan 10, 2005
Foran and his coauthors published their study in the Journal of Arthroplasty (Total knee arthroplasty in obese patients - A comparison with a matched ... Pay-Per-View - Health & Medicine Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

Outpatient Surgery in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Requires …   -  Feb 24, 2005
Feb. 24, 2005 (Washington) — Less-invasive surgery for hip and knee replacements can be performed as outpatient procedures, enabling patients to walk ... Medscape

Article: Climbing out of our silos to improve practice.(Editorial)(Edi...   -  May 1, 2008
Curbside Consultation in Knee Arthroplasty: 49 Clinical Questions Editor: Craig ... Article: Data on knee arthroplasty described by researchers ... ... Pay-Per-View - Physical Therapy - HighBeam Research

… Cement in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty A Prospective, Randomized...   -  Mar 1, 2009
Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Veterans General Hospital-Taipei, 201, Sec. 2, Shih-pai Road, Taipei 11217, Taiwan. E-mail address for F.-Y. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

An Unusual Cause of Late Pain and Effusion After Total Knee Arthroplas...   -  Mar 1, 2009
The common causes of pain and effusion after total knee arthroplasty are infection, instability, loosening, and patellofemoral problems. ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

The Outcome of Total Knee Arthroplasty in Obese Patients   -  Jul 1, 2008
Jared RH Foran, BA 1 , Michael A. Mont, MD 2 , Gracia Etienne, MD, PhD 2 , Lynne C. Jones, PhD 1 and David S. Hungerford, MD 1 ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

… Product briefs)(Detlef Kuhn's total knee arthroplasty research...   -  Mar 1, 2005
MD, an anesthesiologist, studied the use of its CryoSeal autologous fibrin sealant in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) at University Hospital (Giessen, ... Free with registration - BBI Newsletter - AccessMyLibrary.com

Uncemented AMC Uniglide knee arthroplasty   -  Oct 30, 2007
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty (UKA) is a commonly used, successful treatment for both medial and lateral compartment knee osteoarthritis (OA); ... European Hospital

Surface Damage of Patellar Components Used in Total Knee Arthroplasty   -  Apr 1, 2008
Michael A. Conditt, PhD 1 , Philip C. Noble, PhD 2 , Bryce Allen, MD 2 , Ming Shen, PhD 3 , Brian S. Parsley, MD 2 and Kenneth B. Mathis, MD 2 ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Computer-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty Reduces Cardiac Embolic …   -  Feb 20, 2007
February 20, 2007 (San Diego) — Cardiac embolic load is significantly lower during computer-assisted total knee arthroplasty (TKA) than during conventional ... Medscape

Total knee arthroplasty: past successes and current improvements: 3.7...   -  Jan 1, 2008
Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) procedures relieve arthritis pain and restore joint function for many people. In 1991, 160000 primary TKA procedures were ... Free with registration - AORN Journal - AccessMyLibrary.com

… Bilateral, Staged Bilateral, and Unilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty...   -  Jun 1, 2007
Investigation performed at The Center for Hip and Knee Surgery, St. Francis Hospital, Mooresville, Indiana. The Center for Hip and Knee Surgery, ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

EBSCOhost Connection: Metallosis In Revision Knee Arthroplasty.   -  Jan 1, 2006
Metallosis In Revision Knee Arthroplasty Metallosis In Revision Knee Arthroplasty We describe a case of extensive metallosis in the knee of a 67-year old ... Subscription - Internet Journal of Pathology - EBSCO Publishing

Prevalence of Pulmonary Embolism After Total Elbow Arthroplasty   -  Aug 20, 2007
Pulmonary embolism is a well-recognized complication of total hip and knee arthroplasty, and others have defined the risk factors, provided prevalence data ... Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...

Anesiva Phase 3 Trial of Adlea Meets Primary Endpoint to Significantly...   -  Dec 16, 2008
Total knee replacement (also known as total knee arthroplasty) is generally performed in patients with end-stage osteoarthritis of the knee. ... RedOrbit

… assessed outcomes of simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty...   -  Feb 6, 2005
They concluded, "With regard to death early in the postoperative course, simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty may pose a greater risk to the ... Pay-Per-View - Medical Devices & Surgical Technology... - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… assessed outcomes of simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty...   -  Feb 5, 2005
They concluded, "With regard to death early in the postoperative course, simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty may pose a greater risk to the ... Pay-Per-View - Obesity, Fitness & Wellness Week - Factiva, from Dow Jones

… OR for computer-assisted total knee arthroplasty.(operating room...   -  Oct 1, 2005
THE METHODS AND PROBLEMS associated with traditional total knee arthroplasty surgery and the development and advantages of computer-assisted surgery (CAS) ... Pay-Per-View - AORN Journal - Factiva, from Dow Jones



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