Knee Replacement Revision Archives - Page 3 of 3 - drmeftah
Arthrofibrosis After Total Knee Arthroplasty
Six total knee arthroplasties in five patients were revised because of persistent limited motion after the primary arthroplasty. All of the revised implants were of an appropriate size and not malpositioned.
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Challenges in Outcome Measurement: Discrepancies Between Patient and Provider Definitions of Success
BackgroundSome orthopaedic procedures, including TKA, enjoy high survivorship but leave many patients dissatisfied because of residual pain and functional limitations. An important cause of patient dissatisfaction...
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Long-Term Performance of Ceramic and Metal Femoral Heads on Conventional Polyethylene in Young and Active Patients
Background:Ceramic femoral heads produce less wear of the opposing polyethylene than do metal femoral heads in wear simulation studies. This is a matched-pair analysis of the wear of ceramic and metal...
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Correcting Fixed Varus Deformity with Flexion Contracture During Total Knee Arthroplasty: The “Inside-Out” Technique
Traditional methods for correcting a severe varus and flexion deformity of the knee during total knee arthroplasty can often lead to excessive release of the medial collateral ligament, hematoma formation,...
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