Knee Replacement Revision Archives - drmeftah
Long-term results of total knee arthroplasty in young and active patients with posterior stabilized design
Background.The aim of this study was to evaluate long-term quality and performance of cemented posterior-stabilized (PS) total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in young and active patients with gap balancing technique.
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Retrospective Comparative Analysis of Opioid Issuance Trends for Total Joint Arthroplasty in 2014 and 2017
OBJECTIVE The increasing number of overdoses and deaths caused byopioids spotlights a complex public health crisis faced bythe American society. Hence, concerns surrounding the dependence and abuse of...
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Customized Knee Articulating Cement Spacer with Stem Extension for Treatment of Chronic Periprosthetic Joint Infection
Abstract Introduction: Choice of articulating spacer in selected Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) patients with instability that do not qualify for a second-stage revision (i.
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2962 Pre-Operative Treatment of Hepatitis C Infection Decreases Post-Operative Complications in Patients Undergoing Knee and Hip Arthroplasty
AbstractINTRODUCTION:Large joint surgeries, hip and knee arthroplasties, are often performed in individuals with hepatitis C infection. Hepatitis C has been identified as one of risk factors for the post-operative complications.
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Tranexamic Acid Reduces Transfusion Rates in Obese Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty.
Abstract BACKGROUND:While tranexamic acid (TXA) has been well shown to reduce blood loss after joint replacement surgery, little is known regarding its effectiveness in obese patients.
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Total joint arthroplasty in immunocompromised patients: a matched pair analysis for comorbidities
Abstract Background:The prevalence and demand for total joint arthroplasty (TJA) in patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C (HCV) have steadily increased. However, the relationship...
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The effect of implant size difference on patient outcomes and failure after bilateral simultaneous total knee arthroplasty
Abstract Background Proper sizing of femoral and tibial components has been associated with long-term outcomes and survivorship in simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty (SBTKA) and may be a reason...
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Assessment of Reactive Synovitis in Rotating-Platform Posterior-Stabilized Design: A 10-Year Prospective Matched-Pair MRI Study
Abstract This is the first long-term (mean 11.6 years), prospective, matched-pair study (based on age, gender, BMI and UCLA scores) using MAVRIC (multi-acquisition variable-resonance image combination)...
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All-Polyethylene Tibial Implant in Young, Active Patients: A Concise Follow-Up, 10 to 18 years
Abstract This is a long-term follow-up report of all-polyethylene tibial components in 60 years and younger, active patients. At the mean follow-up of 12.4 ± 2.7 (range, 10-18 years), no more patients...
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Following Total Knee Arthroplasty
Abstract Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is an uncommon cause of residual pain after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). The presentation is variable, and there is no gold standard diagnostic test.
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