Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee: Replacement of the knee joint.Knee Joint: A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.Osteoarthritis, Knee: Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)Knee Prosthesis: Replacement for a knee joint.Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip: Replacement of the hip joint.Knee: A region of the lower extremity immediately surrounding and including the KNEE JOINT.Arthroplasty: Surgical reconstruction of a joint to relieve pain or restore motion.Arthritis, Experimental: ARTHRITIS that is induced in experimental animals. Immunological methods and infectious agents can be used to develop experimental arthritis models. These methods include injections of stimulators of the immune response, such as an adjuvant (ADJUVANTS, IMMUNOLOGIC) or COLLAGEN.ArthritisRange of Motion, Articular: The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.Arthroplasty, Replacement: Partial or total replacement of a joint.Prosthesis Failure: Malfunction of implantation shunts, valves, etc., and prosthesis loosening, migration, and breaking.Knee Injuries: Injuries to the knee or the knee joint.Reoperation: A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.Prosthesis Design: The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.Patella: The flat, triangular bone situated at the anterior part of the KNEE.Recovery of Function: A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.Prosthesis-Related Infections: Infections resulting from the implantation of prosthetic devices. The infections may be acquired from intraoperative contamination (early) or hematogenously acquired from other sites (late).Hip Prosthesis: Replacement for a hip joint.Tibia: The second longest bone of the skeleton. It is located on the medial side of the lower leg, articulating with the FIBULA laterally, the TALUS distally, and the FEMUR proximally.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.Bone Malalignment: Displacement of bones out of line in relation to joints. It may be congenital or traumatic in origin.Surgery, Computer-Assisted: Surgical procedures conducted with the aid of computers. This is most frequently used in orthopedic and laparoscopic surgery for implant placement and instrument guidance. Image-guided surgery interactively combines prior CT scans or MRI images with real-time video.Postoperative Complications: Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.Bone Cements: Adhesives used to fix prosthetic devices to bones and to cement bone to bone in difficult fractures. Synthetic resins are commonly used as cements. A mixture of monocalcium phosphate, monohydrate, alpha-tricalcium phosphate, and calcium carbonate with a sodium phosphate solution is also a useful bone paste.Posterior Cruciate Ligament: A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the anterolateral surface of the medial condyle of the femur, passes posteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the posterior intercondylar area of the tibia.Cementation: The joining of objects by means of a cement (e.g., in fracture fixation, such as in hip arthroplasty for joining of the acetabular component to the femoral component). In dentistry, it is used for the process of attaching parts of a tooth or restorative material to a natural tooth or for the attaching of orthodontic bands to teeth by means of an adhesive.Osteoarthritis, Hip: Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the hip joint which usually appears in late middle or old age. It is characterized by growth or maturational disturbances in the femoral neck and head, as well as acetabular dysplasia. A dominant symptom is pain on weight-bearing or motion.Osteoarthritis: A progressive, degenerative joint disease, the most common form of arthritis, especially in older persons. The disease is thought to result not from the aging process but from biochemical changes and biomechanical stresses affecting articular cartilage. In the foreign literature it is often called osteoarthrosis deformans.Joint Prosthesis: Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999)Polyethylene: A vinyl polymer made from ethylene. It can be branched or linear. Branched or low-density polyethylene is tough and pliable but not to the same degree as linear polyethylene. Linear or high-density polyethylene has a greater hardness and tensile strength. Polyethylene is used in a variety of products, including implants and prostheses.Pain Measurement: Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.Pain, Postoperative: Pain during the period after surgery.Hip Joint: The joint that is formed by the articulation of the head of FEMUR and the ACETABULUM of the PELVIS.Joint Instability: Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.Tourniquets: Devices for the compression of a blood vessel by application around an extremity to control the circulation and prevent the flow of blood to or from the distal area. (From Dorland, 28th ed)Biomechanical Phenomena: The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.Prosthesis Fitting: The fitting and adjusting of artificial parts of the body. (From Stedman's, 26th ed)Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Femoral Nerve: A nerve originating in the lumbar spinal cord (usually L2 to L4) and traveling through the lumbar plexus to provide motor innervation to extensors of the thigh and sensory innervation to parts of the thigh, lower leg, and foot, and to the hip and knee joints.Femur: The longest and largest bone of the skeleton, it is situated between the hip and the knee.Joint Deformities, Acquired: Deformities acquired after birth as the result of injury or disease. The joint deformity is often associated with rheumatoid arthritis and leprosy.Joint DiseasesKnee Dislocation: Slippage of the FEMUR off the TIBIA.Retrospective Studies: Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.Quadriceps Muscle: The quadriceps femoris. A collective name of the four-headed skeletal muscle of the thigh, comprised of the rectus femoris, vastus intermedius, vastus lateralis, and vastus medialis.Arthralgia: Pain in the joint.Weight-Bearing: The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.Prospective Studies: Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.Blood Loss, Surgical: Loss of blood during a surgical procedure.Arthritis, Rheumatoid: A chronic systemic disease, primarily of the joints, marked by inflammatory changes in the synovial membranes and articular structures, widespread fibrinoid degeneration of the collagen fibers in mesenchymal tissues, and by atrophy and rarefaction of bony structures. Etiology is unknown, but autoimmune mechanisms have been implicated.Operative Blood Salvage: Recovery of blood lost from surgical procedures for reuse by the same patient in AUTOLOGOUS BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS. It is collected during (intraoperatively) or after completion of (postoperatively) the surgical procedures.Motion Therapy, Continuous Passive: Movement of a body part initiated and maintained by a mechanical or electrical device to restore normal range of motion to joints, muscles, or tendons after surgery, prosthesis implantation, contracture flexion, or long immobilization.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Blood Transfusion, Autologous: Reinfusion of blood or blood products derived from the patient's own circulation. (Dorland, 27th ed)Cartilage, Articular: A protective layer of firm, flexible cartilage over the articulating ends of bones. It provides a smooth surface for joint movement, protecting the ends of long bones from wear at points of contact.Arthroplasty, Replacement, Ankle: Replacement of the ANKLE JOINT.Pain: An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive: Procedures that avoid use of open, invasive surgery in favor of closed or local surgery. These generally involve use of laparoscopic devices and remote-control manipulation of instruments with indirect observation of the surgical field through an endoscope or similar device.Osteotomy: The surgical cutting of a bone. (Dorland, 28th ed)Arthrometry, Articular: Measurements of joint flexibility (RANGE OF MOTION, ARTICULAR), usually by employing an angle-measuring device (arthrometer). Arthrometry is used to measure ligamentous laxity and stability. It is often used to evaluate the outcome of ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT replacement surgery.Postoperative Care: The period of care beginning when the patient is removed from surgery and aimed at meeting the patient's psychological and physical needs directly after surgery. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Postoperative Period: The period following a surgical operation.Medial Collateral Ligament, Knee: The ligament that travels from the medial epicondyle of the FEMUR to the medial margin and medial surface of the TIBIA. The medial meniscus is attached to its deep surface.Anterior Cruciate Ligament: A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.Arthroscopy: Endoscopic examination, therapy and surgery of the joint.Injections, Intra-Articular: Methods of delivering drugs into a joint space.Synovial Membrane: The inner membrane of a joint capsule surrounding a freely movable joint. It is loosely attached to the external fibrous capsule and secretes SYNOVIAL FLUID.Postoperative Hemorrhage: Hemorrhage following any surgical procedure. It may be immediate or delayed and is not restricted to the surgical wound.Ligaments, Articular: Fibrous cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE that attach bones to each other and hold together the many types of joints in the body. Articular ligaments are strong, elastic, and allow movement in only specific directions, depending on the individual joint.Tranexamic Acid: Antifibrinolytic hemostatic used in severe hemorrhage.Arthrodesis: The surgical fixation of a joint by a procedure designed to accomplish fusion of the joint surfaces by promoting the proliferation of bone cells. (Dorland, 28th ed)Periprosthetic Fractures: Fractures around joint replacement prosthetics or implants. They can occur intraoperatively or postoperatively.Polyethylenes: Synthetic thermoplastics that are tough, flexible, inert, and resistant to chemicals and electrical current. They are often used as biocompatible materials for prostheses and implants.Patellofemoral Joint: The articulation between the articular surface of the PATELLA and the patellar surface of the FEMUR.Gait: Manner or style of walking.Surgical Wound Infection: Infection occurring at the site of a surgical incision.Rotation: Motion of an object in which either one or more points on a line are fixed. It is also the motion of a particle about a fixed point. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)Photogrammetry: Making measurements by the use of stereoscopic photographs.Hemarthrosis: Bleeding into the joints. It may arise from trauma or spontaneously in patients with hemophilia.Arthritis, Infectious: Arthritis caused by BACTERIA; RICKETTSIA; MYCOPLASMA; VIRUSES; FUNGI; or PARASITES.Muscle Strength: The amount of force generated by MUSCLE CONTRACTION. Muscle strength can be measured during isometric, isotonic, or isokinetic contraction, either manually or using a device such as a MUSCLE STRENGTH DYNAMOMETER.Hip Dislocation: Displacement of the femur bone from its normal position at the HIP JOINT.Hospitals, High-Volume: Hospitals with a much higher than average utilization by physicians and a large number of procedures.Preoperative Period: The period before a surgical operation.Severity of Illness Index: Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.Shoulder Joint: The articulation between the head of the HUMERUS and the glenoid cavity of the SCAPULA.Acetabulum: The part of the pelvis that comprises the pelvic socket where the head of FEMUR joins to form HIP JOINT (acetabulofemoral joint).Ankylosis: Fixation and immobility of a joint.Hospitals, Low-Volume: Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.Ankle Joint: The joint that is formed by the inferior articular and malleolar articular surfaces of the TIBIA; the malleolar articular surface of the FIBULA; and the medial malleolar, lateral malleolar, and superior surfaces of the TALUS.Synovial Fluid: The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE. It contains mucin, albumin, fat, and mineral salts and serves to lubricate joints.Osteolysis: Dissolution of bone that particularly involves the removal or loss of calcium.Femoral Fractures: Fractures of the femur.Menisci, Tibial: The interarticular fibrocartilages of the superior surface of the tibia.Hemostasis, Surgical: Control of bleeding during or after surgery.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Bone Transplantation: The grafting of bone from a donor site to a recipient site.Arthroplasty, Replacement, Elbow: Replacement of the ELBOW JOINT.Contracture: Prolonged shortening of the muscle or other soft tissue around a joint, preventing movement of the joint.Orthopedics: A surgical specialty which utilizes medical, surgical, and physical methods to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the skeletal system, its articulations, and associated structures.Equipment Failure Analysis: The evaluation of incidents involving the loss of function of a device. These evaluations are used for a variety of purposes such as to determine the failure rates, the causes of failures, costs of failures, and the reliability and maintainability of devices.Debridement: The removal of foreign material and devitalized or contaminated tissue from or adjacent to a traumatic or infected lesion until surrounding healthy tissue is exposed. (Dorland, 27th ed)Nerve Block: Interruption of NEURAL CONDUCTION in peripheral nerves or nerve trunks by the injection of a local anesthetic agent (e.g., LIDOCAINE; PHENOL; BOTULINUM TOXINS) to manage or treat pain.Early Ambulation: Procedure to accelerate the ability of a patient to walk or move about by reducing the time to AMBULATION. It is characterized by a shorter period of hospitalization or recumbency than is normally practiced.Femur Head: The hemispheric articular surface at the upper extremity of the thigh bone. (Stedman, 26th ed)Awards and PrizesOsteonecrosis: Death of a bone or part of a bone, either atraumatic or posttraumatic.Preoperative Care: Care given during the period prior to undergoing surgery when psychological and physical preparations are made according to the special needs of the individual patient. This period spans the time between admission to the hospital to the time the surgery begins. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)Blood Transfusion: The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)Osseointegration: The growth action of bone tissue as it assimilates surgically implanted devices or prostheses to be used as either replacement parts (e.g., hip) or as anchors (e.g., endosseous dental implants).Length of Stay: The period of confinement of a patient to a hospital or other health facility.Total Disc Replacement: The replacement of intervertebral discs in the spinal column with artificial devices. The procedure is done in the lumbar or cervical spine to relieve severe pain resulting from INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DEGENERATION.Walking: An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.Outcome Assessment (Health Care): Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).Venous Thrombosis: The formation or presence of a blood clot (THROMBUS) within a vein.Disability Evaluation: Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.Arthroplasty, Replacement, Finger: Partial or total replacement of one or more FINGERS, or a FINGER JOINT.Joints: Also known as articulations, these are points of connection between the ends of certain separate bones, or where the borders of other bones are juxtaposed.Cadaver: A dead body, usually a human body.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Femur Head Necrosis: Aseptic or avascular necrosis of the femoral head. The major types are idiopathic (primary), as a complication of fractures or dislocations, and LEGG-CALVE-PERTHES DISEASE.Orthopedic Procedures: Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.Antifibrinolytic Agents: Agents that prevent fibrinolysis or lysis of a blood clot or thrombus. Several endogenous antiplasmins are known. The drugs are used to control massive hemorrhage and in other coagulation disorders.Synovitis: Inflammation of a synovial membrane. It is usually painful, particularly on motion, and is characterized by a fluctuating swelling due to effusion within a synovial sac. (Dorland, 27th ed)Muscle Strength Dynamometer: A device that measures MUSCLE STRENGTH during muscle contraction, such as gripping, pushing, and pulling. It is used to evaluate the health status of muscle in sports medicine or physical therapy.Intraoperative Care: Patient care procedures performed during the operation that are ancillary to the actual surgery. It includes monitoring, fluid therapy, medication, transfusion, anesthesia, radiography, and laboratory tests.Movement: The act, process, or result of passing from one place or position to another. It differs from LOCOMOTION in that locomotion is restricted to the passing of the whole body from one place to another, while movement encompasses both locomotion but also a change of the position of the whole body or any of its parts. Movement may be used with reference to humans, vertebrate and invertebrate animals, and microorganisms. Differentiate also from MOTOR ACTIVITY, movement associated with behavior.Activities of Daily Living: The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.Hip: The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.Femoral Neck Fractures: Fractures of the short, constricted portion of the thigh bone between the femur head and the trochanters. It excludes intertrochanteric fractures which are HIP FRACTURES.Analgesia: Methods of PAIN relief that may be used with or in place of ANALGESICS.Tantalum: Tantalum. A rare metallic element, atomic number 73, atomic weight 180.948, symbol Ta. It is a noncorrosive and malleable metal that has been used for plates or disks to replace cranial defects, for wire sutures, and for making prosthetic devices. (Dorland, 28th ed)Tibial FracturesPatellar Ligament: A band of fibrous tissue that attaches the apex of the PATELLA to the lower part of the tubercle of the TIBIA. The ligament is actually the caudal continuation of the common tendon of the QUADRICEPS FEMORIS. The patella is embedded in that tendon. As such, the patellar ligament can be thought of as connecting the quadriceps femoris tendon to the tibia, and therefore it is sometimes called the patellar tendon.Venous Thromboembolism: Obstruction of a vein or VEINS (embolism) by a blood clot (THROMBUS) in the blood stream.Risk Assessment: The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)Ketorolac: A pyrrolizine carboxylic acid derivative structurally related to INDOMETHACIN. It is an NSAID and is used principally for its analgesic activity. (From Martindale The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 31st ed)Leg Length Inequality: A condition in which one of a pair of legs fails to grow as long as the other, which could result from injury or surgery.Hip Injuries: General or unspecified injuries involving the hip.Device Removal: Removal of an implanted therapeutic or prosthetic device.Reproducibility of Results: The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.Chi-Square Distribution: A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.Coxa Vara: Hip deformity in which the femoral neck leans forward resulting in a decrease in the angle between femoral neck and its shaft. It may be congenital often syndromic, acquired, or developmental.Registries: The systems and processes involved in the establishment, support, management, and operation of registers, e.g., disease registers.Pulmonary Embolism: Blocking of the PULMONARY ARTERY or one of its branches by an EMBOLUS.Hormone Replacement Therapy: Therapeutic use of hormones to alleviate the effects of hormone deficiency.Estrogen Replacement Therapy: The use of hormonal agents with estrogen-like activity in postmenopausal or other estrogen-deficient women to alleviate effects of hormone deficiency, such as vasomotor symptoms, DYSPAREUNIA, and progressive development of OSTEOPOROSIS. This may also include the use of progestational agents in combination therapy.Arthrography: Roentgenography of a joint, usually after injection of either positive or negative contrast medium.Analgesia, Patient-Controlled: Relief of PAIN, without loss of CONSCIOUSNESS, through ANALGESIC AGENTS administered by the patients. It has been used successfully to control POSTOPERATIVE PAIN, during OBSTETRIC LABOR, after BURNS, and in TERMINAL CARE. The choice of agent, dose, and lockout interval greatly influence effectiveness. The potential for overdose can be minimized by combining small bolus doses with a mandatory interval between successive doses (lockout interval).Surgical Procedures, Elective: Surgery which could be postponed or not done at all without danger to the patient. Elective surgery includes procedures to correct non-life-threatening medical problems as well as to alleviate conditions causing psychological stress or other potential risk to patients, e.g., cosmetic or contraceptive surgery.Amides: Organic compounds containing the -CO-NH2 radical. Amides are derived from acids by replacement of -OH by -NH2 or from ammonia by the replacement of H by an acyl group. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Anesthetics, Local: Drugs that block nerve conduction when applied locally to nerve tissue in appropriate concentrations. They act on any part of the nervous system and on every type of nerve fiber. In contact with a nerve trunk, these anesthetics can cause both sensory and motor paralysis in the innervated area. Their action is completely reversible. (From Gilman AG, et. al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed) Nearly all local anesthetics act by reducing the tendency of voltage-dependent sodium channels to activate.Thromboembolism: Obstruction of a blood vessel (embolism) by a blood clot (THROMBUS) in the blood stream.Intraoperative Period: The period during a surgical operation.Cohort Studies: Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.Replantation: Restoration of an organ or other structure to its original site.Muscle Weakness: A vague complaint of debility, fatigue, or exhaustion attributable to weakness of various muscles. The weakness can be characterized as subacute or chronic, often progressive, and is a manifestation of many muscle and neuromuscular diseases. (From Wyngaarden et al., Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p2251)DislocationsEdema: Abnormal fluid accumulation in TISSUES or body cavities. Most cases of edema are present under the SKIN in SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE.Therapeutic Irrigation: The washing of a body cavity or surface by flowing water or solution for therapy or diagnosis.Rats, Inbred LewElbow Joint: A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Intraoperative Complications: Complications that affect patients during surgery. They may or may not be associated with the disease for which the surgery is done, or within the same surgical procedure.Hip Dislocation, Congenital: Congenital dislocation of the hip generally includes subluxation of the femoral head, acetabular dysplasia, and complete dislocation of the femoral head from the true acetabulum. This condition occurs in approximately 1 in 1000 live births and is more common in females than in males.Thigh: The portion of the leg in humans and other animals found between the HIP and KNEE.Fractures, Stress: Fractures due to the strain caused by repetitive exercise. They are thought to arise from a combination of MUSCLE FATIGUE and bone failure, and occur in situations where BONE REMODELING predominates over repair. The most common sites of stress fractures are the METATARSUS; FIBULA; TIBIA; and FEMORAL NECK.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Statistics, Nonparametric: A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)Single-Blind Method: A method in which either the observer(s) or the subject(s) is kept ignorant of the group to which the subjects are assigned.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Analgesics, Opioid: Compounds with activity like OPIATE ALKALOIDS, acting at OPIOID RECEPTORS. Properties include induction of ANALGESIA or NARCOSIS.Antibiotic Prophylaxis: Use of antibiotics before, during, or after a diagnostic, therapeutic, or surgical procedure to prevent infectious complications.Analysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Stress, Mechanical: A purely physical condition which exists within any material because of strain or deformation by external forces or by non-uniform thermal expansion; expressed quantitatively in units of force per unit area.Obturator Nerve: A nerve originating in the lumbar spinal cord (L2 to L4) and traveling through the lumbar plexus to the lower extremity. The obturator nerve provides motor innervation to the adductor muscles of the thigh and cutaneous sensory innervation of the inner thigh.Metals: Electropositive chemical elements characterized by ductility, malleability, luster, and conductance of heat and electricity. They can replace the hydrogen of an acid and form bases with hydroxyl radicals. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Mice, Inbred DBASex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Double-Blind Method: A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.Joint Capsule: The sac enclosing a joint. It is composed of an outer fibrous articular capsule and an inner SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.Anesthesia, Spinal: Procedure in which an anesthetic is injected directly into the spinal cord.Anesthesia, Epidural: Procedure in which an anesthetic is injected into the epidural space.Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal: Anti-inflammatory agents that are non-steroidal in nature. In addition to anti-inflammatory actions, they have analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions.They act by blocking the synthesis of prostaglandins by inhibiting cyclooxygenase, which converts arachidonic acid to cyclic endoperoxides, precursors of prostaglandins. Inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis accounts for their analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions; other mechanisms may contribute to their anti-inflammatory effects.Fluoroscopy: Production of an image when x-rays strike a fluorescent screen.Pain Management: A form of therapy that employs a coordinated and interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those experiencing pain.Drainage: The removal of fluids or discharges from the body, such as from a wound, sore, or cavity.Bone Nails: Rods of bone, metal, or other material used for fixation of the fragments or ends of fractured bones.Quality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Urinary Retention: Inability to empty the URINARY BLADDER with voiding (URINATION).Exercise Therapy: A regimen or plan of physical activities designed and prescribed for specific therapeutic goals. Its purpose is to restore normal musculoskeletal function or to reduce pain caused by diseases or injuries.Bandages: Material used for wrapping or binding any part of the body.Prosthesis Implantation: Surgical insertion of a prosthesis.Anticoagulants: Agents that prevent clotting.Anesthesia, Conduction: Injection of an anesthetic into the nerves to inhibit nerve transmission in a specific part of the body.Coxa Valga: Hip deformity in which the angle between the femoral neck and its shaft is increased. It may be congenital, acquired, or developmental.Ossification, Heterotopic: The development of bony substance in normally soft structures.Analgesia, Epidural: The relief of pain without loss of consciousness through the introduction of an analgesic agent into the epidural space of the vertebral canal. It is differentiated from ANESTHESIA, EPIDURAL which refers to the state of insensitivity to sensation.
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... about this replacement. It is a complete replacement of the "part" of the knee that is arthritic. Patients who have arthritis ... "Partial Knee Replacement". Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA. 2017. "Partial Knee Replacement". North ... Currently, two of the most significant benefits of UKA or partial knee replacements are: 1. Partial knee replacement patients ... "Partial Knee Replacement". North Yorkshire Orthopaedic Specialists. Retrieved 1 February 2013. Biomet Knee Replacement Products ...
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Hip dysplasia (canine)
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Retain or sacrifice the posterior cruciate ligament in total knee arthroplasty? A histopathological study of the cruciate...
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Revision Knee Replacement, Total Knee Arthroplasty for Arthritic Knee Joint Pain, Brisbane Australia
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Total or Partial Knee Arthroplasty Trial - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
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Normal v. Arthritic Knee Joint - Medical Animation
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How and When We Perform a Lateral UKA | International Congress for Joint Reconstruction
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Silver Cross Hospital | New Lenox, IL
... who eight months prior to his hike underwent a total knee replacement at Silver Cross Hospital. ... Total knee replacement, or arthroplasty, uses an artificial metal or plastic part to replace an arthritic knee joint. ... So, on November 28, 2016 he underwent the Triathlon Total Knee Replacement with Dr. Daley. The Triathlon Total Knee System ... Daley it was clear he was going to need a knee replacement. "I had been putting it off at least 3 to 5 years, but I finally ...
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty - Wikipedia
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Knee Replacement and Reconstruction | Newton-Wellesley Hospital
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Knee Replacement Surgery Success Rate, Statistics, and Outcomes
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Anterior cruciate ligament integrity in osteoarthritis of the knee in patients undergoing total knee replacement
... of the anterior cruciate ligament integrity and degenerative arthritic patterns in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty ... The Oxford knee score; problems and pitfalls. Knee. 2005;12:287-291. doi: 10.1016/j.knee.2004.11.005. [PubMed] [Cross Ref] ... Anterior cruciate ligament integrity in osteoarthritis of the knee in patients undergoing total knee replacement. M. J. M. ... At the time of knee replacement, the macroscopic status of the ACL was recorded as either normal (where the ACL had normal ...
St. Francis Hospital (Columbus, Georgia) - Wikipedia
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Orthopedic Adult Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship | Baptist Health South Florida
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Panel discusses nonoperative treatment options for patients with knee osteoarthritis
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Osteoarthritis | University of Maryland Medical Center
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Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty | Main Line Health | Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Unicompartmental Arthroplasty with the Oxford Knee : John Goodfellow : 9781910158456
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Dr. John Clohisy | Hip and Knee Surgeon | Washington University Orthopedics
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Rajan Mohan - Orthopaedic Surgeon in Lancashire | BMI Healthcare UK
... surface replacement surgery for the young arthritic hip (Birmingham hip) and unicompartmental knee replacements (Partial knee ... are lower limb arthroplasty - primary and revision hip and knee surgery. He leads the lower limb arthroplasty service for East ... replacement). He has done the largest series of revision hip and knee replacements in the Trust. His results in both primary ... His other area of expertise is arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder.. He has a keen interest in teaching and training ...
Total Knee Replacement Houston | Knee Arthroplasty Houston Texas
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Total Ankle Replacement Surgery for Arthritis | UW Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Seattle
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Books by Subject - Lane Medical Library - Stanford University School of Medicine
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Ormonde M. Mahoney, MD - Athens Orthopedic Clinic
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Arthrex - iBalance
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Total Hip Arthroplasty - Lawrence Memorial Hospital
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Joint Replacement Global Market Analysis 2012-2017 and Forecast 2019-2023
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Dr. Brook Adams, MD - Granbury, TX - Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine | Healthgrades.com
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- Background -The decision whether to retain or resect the posterior cruciate ligament in total knee arthroplasty is at present determined clinically by preoperative radiological variables focusing upon the amount of joint destruction, and subsequent soft tissue contractures. (bmj.com)
- Methods -Twenty posterior cruciate ligaments, obtained during total knee arthroplasty, were evaluated histologically to study the relation between the degree of preoperative radiological joint destruction, structural integrity of the posterior cruciate ligament and the neurological integrity of the targeted tissue. (bmj.com)
- 1 - 3 However, Mahoney and colleagues 4 showed that, after total knee arthroplasty, the physical strain on the ligament was different to that seen in preoperative normal knees, and femoral roll back was reduced. (bmj.com)
- Retain or sacrifice the posterior cruciate ligament in total knee arthroplasty? (bmj.com)
- All patients with grade five radiological knee joint destruction displayed mucoid degeneration and irregularity of the posterior cruciate ligament fibres. (bmj.com)
- Conclusion -Because of the extensive architectural and probably functional damage of the posterior cruciate ligament in patients who have grade five radiological knee joint destruction, retention of the posterior cruciate ligament in knee prosthesis should not be advocated. (bmj.com)
- 5 , 6 Some authors reported that proprioception was decreased after posterior cruciate ligament resection, 1 , 3 , 7 whereas others found no further worsening of position sense after cruciate sacrificed total knee arthroplasty. (bmj.com)
- Surgical expertise in hip arthroscopy, osteotomies, impingement procedures and replacement procedures. (wustl.edu)
- He performs primary and revision joint replacement of the hip and knee including partial knee replacement and peri-articular osteotomy, knee arthroscopy, meniscal surgery and ACL reconstruction. (nuffieldhealth.com)
- Dr. Amendola has been elected to the board of the American Orthopaedic Society for sports medicine and serves on the executive board of the International Society of Knee Arthroscopy. (beckersspine.com)
- In addition to founding the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Dr. Andrews also founded the Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze, Fla. He has served as president of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and with the board of directors for the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Knee Society. (beckersspine.com)
- His areas of research and clinical expertise include shoulder arthroscopy, knee ligament reconstruction, patellar instability surgery and osteotomies about the knee. (beckersspine.com)
- Important Facts: The procedure is usually done by knee arthroscopy. (ptlifetime.com)
- With arthroscopy, a tiny camera is inserted into the knee through a small surgical cut. (ptlifetime.com)
- What is it: Knee arthroscopy is a minimally invasive technique that allows orthopedic surgeons to assess - and in most cases, treat - a range of conditions affecting the knee joint. (ptlifetime.com)
- Knees without an obvious cause for pain in general do not do as well after surgery. (brisbaneorthopaedics.com.au)
- The post-op protocol is surgeon dependant, but in general your drain will come out at 24 hours and you will sit out of bed and start moving you knee and walking on it within a day or two of surgery. (brisbaneorthopaedics.com.au)
- Knee surgery was just one of those things I kept postponing. (silvercross.org)
- His advice to others going through knee surgery is to take their time and recovery at their own pace. (silvercross.org)
- Total knee replacement surgery is done to replace an arthritic or badly damaged knee joint with highly engineered implants. (nwh.org)
- The goal of total knee replacement surgery is to increase mobility and improve pain. (nwh.org)
- Have questions about knee replacement surgery? (healthline.com)
- Here are a list of the top 12 questions and answers about knee replacement surgery. (healthline.com)
- An observational study was undertaken in patients undergoing TKR for end-stage OA, to assess clinical findings with function (general, knee OA-specific and ACL-specific), and to relate that to the macroscopic appearance of the ACL at surgery. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- UKA surgery may reduce post-operative pain and have a shorter recovery period than a total knee replacements. (wikipedia.org)
- UKA may be suitable for patients with moderate joint disease caused by painful osteoarthritis or traumatic injury, a history of unsuccessful surgical procedures or poor bone density that precludes other types of knee surgery. (wikipedia.org)
- According to Dr. Howard J. Luks, Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at New York Medical College, the partial replacement does not disrupt the knee cap, which makes for a shorter rehabilitation period. (wikipedia.org)
- Joint replacement surgery (arthroplasty) involves removing the damaged joint and replacing it with an artificial one, usually a combination of metal and polyethylene. (orlandohealth.com)
- Thomas Herzog, MD, is the orthopedic surgeon on staff at South Seminole Hospital with expertise in orthopedic surgery, including joint replacement. (orlandohealth.com)
- In general, the average stay in the hospital for a knee or hip replacement surgery is four and five days respectively. (orlandohealth.com)
- For individuals with arthritic knee and hip problems, we are proud to offer Mako™ robotic-arm assisted surgery. (orlandohealth.com)
- For these patients, I will only inject their knee if their surgery is more than 3 months away. (healio.com)
- And does expedited surgery have an effect on patient satisfaction with major joint replacement? (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Among elective surgical procedures, total hip and knee replacements have the longest waiting lists, twice as long as waits for elective cardiovascular and eye surgery. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- This is biologically plausible that prolonging the arthritic process in these joints may result in muscle atrophy, tissue contractures and deterioration of general medical condition that may not be fully recoverable post-surgery. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- Dr. Clohisy completed his Fellowship Training in Adult Hip and Knee Reconstructive Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, 1996-1997. (wustl.edu)
- Who should consider total ankle / ankle replacement surgery? (washington.edu)
- However, it has not been as successful as hip and knee replacement surgery. (washington.edu)
- Our conclusion is that with the computer assisted surgery is possible to obtain reproducible and comparable results to those that you can get in 'primary osteoarthritis knee replacement, in a single surgical time with a reducing of complications and costs. (springer.com)
- Total knee replacement surgery is indicated in patients presenting with multicompartmental arthritic changes, pain and deformity that are not amenable to preservative surgical options such as osteotomy or partial knee replacement. (arthrex.com)
- The complication rate following joint replacement surgery is very low. (lmh.org)
- Replacement arthroplasty, or joint replacement surgery, is a procedure of orthopedic surgery in which an arthritic or dysfunctional joint surface is replaced with an orthopedic prosthesis. (medgadget.com)
- His main interest is hip and knee replacement and revision surgery. (spirehealthcare.com)
- Research interests: Joint preservation surgery, Patient specific total knee replacement, Biomaterials, Platelet Rich Plasma, Innovation in healthcare models. (spirehealthcare.com)
- American actress Jane Fonda has slammed reports that her famous "workouts" were the cause of her recent knee replacement surgery. (medindia.net)
- A recent article in the Daily Mail (newspaper) reports that my knee replacement surgery was the result of years of repetitive pounding from doing my Jane Fonda Workout programs," Contactmusic quoted her as writing in a post-surgery blog. (medindia.net)
- The Avenue Hospital, together with some of Australia's leading orthopaedic surgeons, has developed a reputation for excellence in orthopaedic surgery including joint replacement and the management of sports injuries. (coringroup.com)
- The Avenue Hospital is regarded as one of Australia's premier orthopaedic hospitals specialising in joint replacement surgery. (coringroup.com)
- On completion of his orthopaedic training, Jonathan undertook further subspecialty fellowships in hip and knee surgery. (coringroup.com)
- Jonathan is currently involved in research around optimisation of implant positioning in joint replacement surgery. (coringroup.com)
- His specialties include joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee and complex revision arthroplasty. (coringroup.com)
- He complete advanced fellowship training in total joint replacement surgery at the world renowned Massachusetts General Hospital, in affiliation with Harvard University. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- In this setting surgery may involve fusion of the spine, or even disc replacement. (rush.edu)
- Are there total knee replacement options, besides traditional artificial joint replacement surgery? (healthtap.com)
- Joint infection after total hip replacement surgery commone or negligent? (healthtap.com)
- Is physio therapy after a complete knee joint replacement surgery imporant? (healthtap.com)
- What is involved in knee manipulation after total knee replacement surgery? (healthtap.com)
- A total knee replacement that has not regained adequate knee flexion after surgery can by treated with a manipulation under anesthesia . (healthtap.com)
- Mr Dodd is an Orthopaedic and Trauma surgeon specialising in hip and knee surgery, joint replacement, sports injuries and arthroscopic surgery. (nuffieldhealth.com)
- During 2011/12 his fellowships were at the University of Toronto in Canada, training under some of their leading surgeons, exclusively specialising in lower limb arthroplasty and soft tissue knee surgery. (nuffieldhealth.com)
- Journal of Knee Surgery. (nuffieldhealth.com)
- The goal of the surgery is to relieve pain and restore the alignment and function of your knee. (drandersonortho.com)
- Swelling is normal after knee surgery. (drandersonortho.com)
- The decision to proceed with Knee Replacement surgery is a cooperative one between you, your surgeon, family and your local doctor. (goldcoastorthopaedics.com.au)
- Patients were prospectively assessed using the American Knee Society Score pre-operatively and at 1, 3 and 5 years post-surgery. (coxa.fi)
- He has served as an assistant editor for several magazines, including the Journal of Knee Surgery . (beckersspine.com)
- During his career, Dr. Bach has served as editor of the Journal of Knee Surgery and on the editorial review board for several publications, including the American Journal of Knee Surgery and the American Journal of Sports Medicine . (beckersspine.com)
- During his career, he has served as the president of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and chair of the Maurice Muller Foundation of North America, a non-profit organization for postgraduate education, research and documentation in orthopedic surgery. (beckersspine.com)
- In these patients who require arthroplasty surgery, the option would be a total knee replacement. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- Dr. Alexiades has a professional interest in minimally invasive hip and knee surgery. (beckersspine.com)
- He was one of the early adopters of the Mini Anterior technique in hip replacement surgery and helped develop hip and knee implant instrumentation, including the Biomet Vision Hip System. (beckersspine.com)
- He has a professional interest in minimally invasive hip and knee surgery as well as primary and revision joint replacements. (beckersspine.com)
- He has a professional interest in adult reconstructive surgery, hip and knee replacement and hip resurfacing. (beckersspine.com)
- In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Barrack has participated in hip and knee surgery research, which has been published in professional journals such as The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and earned him several awards from The Hip Society. (beckersspine.com)
- Dr. Berger has a professional interest in minimally invasive techniques for hip and knee surgery. (beckersspine.com)
- He has participated in the development of specialized instruments and techniques for hip and knee surgery as well as hip and knee implant design. (beckersspine.com)
- He has published research in several professional journals, including the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and the Journal of Arthroplasty . (beckersspine.com)
- You may be at the point where the only option to relieve your pain and to restore your mobility is to have joint replacement surgery. (bronsonhealth.com)
- Also known as arthroplasty, joint replacement surgery involves the removal of an arthritic or diseased bone/joint surface and replacing it with an artificial implant. (bronsonhealth.com)
- Rebecca Bollinger, BSN, RN, ONC discusses Bronson Joint Replacement Program for patients having hip, knee and shoulder joint replacement surgery. (bronsonhealth.com)
- We have expertise and qualifications to perform joint replacement surgery on the ankle, elbow, finger, hip, knee and shoulder. (bronsonhealth.com)
- You may have learned you need ankle joint replacement surgery because you either have a diseased or damaged ankle joint. (bronsonhealth.com)
- Dr. King received additional training in elbow joint replacement surgery from the prestigious Mayo Clinic. (bronsonhealth.com)
- Bronson is proud to offer finger joint replacement surgery to our patients. (bronsonhealth.com)
- Hip and knee replacements are the most common type of joint replacement procedures, though replacement surgery can be performed on other joints including the shoulder, foot, ankle, elbow, and even fingers. (bmhvt.org)
- You'll find valuable information on total knee arthroplasty and benefits that can be garnered from the surgery. (mexicohealth.com)
- The cost of knee replacement surgery in Puerto Vallarta is almost one-fourth of the cost as compared to Canada, the US and other developed countries. (mexicohealth.com)
- Knee replacement surgery can help relieve pain and restore the usual functions of the ailing knee joints. (mexicohealth.com)
- Mexico Health is your travel partner providing affordable Knee Replacement Surgery in Puerto Vallarta. (mexicohealth.com)
- If you are in need of knee replacement and are looking for ways to finance your surgery, you can avail a medical loan for knee replacement with us. (mexicohealth.com)
- What is Knee Replacement Surgery? (mexicohealth.com)
- Knee replacement surgery, also known as arthroplasty, involves replacing a damaged knee with an artificial joint. (mexicohealth.com)
- If surgery is needed, fusion of the spine or disc replacement arthroplasty could be an option. (uclahealth.org)
- Conventional knee implants attempt to recreate the fluid motion of the knee with either a simple pivot point within the implant or by requiring an angled alignment of the implant during surgery. (spacecoastdaily.com)
- The Journey II XR, on the other hand, features an anatomically shaped femoral component and two plastic inserts to better replicate normal knee motion, and thus the muscles and soft tissue around the knee don't have to adjust and return to a natural pattern of motion almost immediately after surgery. (spacecoastdaily.com)
- Knee replacement patients tend to remain active 20 years after their surgery, despite some age-related declines, according to a new survey of 128 patients. (ptlifetime.com)
- Common Myths: Myth: A patient with knee replacement does not regain mobility by at least 6 months post-surgery and will walk with a walker. (ptlifetime.com)
- Fact: A patient with Knee surgery who undergoes quality physiotherapy post knee replacement generally walks independently within the first two weeks of rehabilitation. (ptlifetime.com)
- Fact: In the 'total knee replacement' surgery, the knee is not replaced. (ptlifetime.com)
- ACL Repair What is it: ACL reconstruction is surgery to rebuild the ligament in the center of your knee with a new ligament. (ptlifetime.com)
- Blue Belt Technologies recently commercialised a small hand held robot for knee replacement and I am pleased to have performed the first surgery in Australia with this device in February 2015. (billwalter.com.au)
- The promise of extremely precise placement of implants is an exciting step forward in joint replacement surgery. (billwalter.com.au)
- Our partner physicians are all board-certified in orthopedic surgery and have abundant experience in treating arthritic knees of all levels. (onwardorthopedics.com)
- According to the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS), innovative design and instrumentation, ankle replacement surgery-also called ankle arthroplasty-have vastly improved over the past decade or so, making it a fast-growing, highly successful solution today for those unable to walk without great pain. (foothealthfacts.org)
- Ankle replacement surgery involves replacing a damaged joint with an implant (prosthesis) that serves as an artificial joint. (foothealthfacts.org)
- In contrast, ankle replacement surgery gets rid of the pain while also maintaining full range of motion. (foothealthfacts.org)
- Given the advances in this procedure and its life-altering benefits, ankle replacement surgery is certainly here to stay,' says Dr, Rush. (foothealthfacts.org)
- What happens in knee replacement surgery? (bonesmart.org)
- In total knee replacement surgery, the CL can be kept or removed and this choice depends on their condition, the type of knee implant or the type of surgery the surgeon likes to do. (bonesmart.org)
- A total knee replacement (TKR) or total knee arthroplasty is a surgery that resurfaces an arthritic knee joint. (southpalmorthopedics.com)
- In: Insall JN, Scott WN (eds) Surgery of the knee, vol 2, 3rd edn. (springer.com)
- In wrist joint replacement surgery, the damaged parts of the wrist bones are removed and replaced with artificial components. (aaos.org)
- The primary reasons for wrist replacement surgery are to relieve pain and to maintain function in the wrist and hand. (aaos.org)
- Wrist replacement surgery may help retain or recover wrist movements. (aaos.org)
- X-ray of a wrist with osteoarthritis before (left) and after (right) wrist replacement surgery using a two-part metal and polyethelene implant. (aaos.org)
- People with a stiff, painful knee that makes it difficult to perform even the simplest of movements and interferes with daily activities despite trying other non operative measures such as anti inflammatory medication, activity modification and joint rehabilitation exercises without significant improvement may be candidates for Total Knee Replacement Surgery. (jointreconstruction.com)
- Your knee surgery is recommended only after careful diagnosis of a knee problem, including your degree of pain and lack of mobility. (jointreconstruction.com)
- Knee replacement surgery requires the resurfacing of the bony surfaces of the knee joint. (jointreconstruction.com)
- This Patient Matched Technology enables precise preparation of your bone in surgery for accurate implanting of the prosthesis leading to a less traumatic procedure and to ensure the knee replacement is well aligned. (jointreconstruction.com)
- Once Professor Kohan has diagnosed that a Total Knee Replacement procedure is needed you will be required to have a CT scan of your leg at least 3 weeks prior to your scheduled surgery date. (jointreconstruction.com)
- Professor Kohan will receive these patient matched instruments along with a plastic replica of your knee prior to your surgery date. (jointreconstruction.com)
- The surgical approach to knee replacement surgery requires that appropriate healing is allowed to take place. (docplayer.net)
- You will experience pain after a knee replacement, but it is well controlled by a number of ways including the use of regular painkillers and anti-inflammatories and regular icing after several weeks after surgery. (manchesterhipandknee.com)
- You will experience a different type of pain compared to the arthritic pain before surgery, which will improve day by day. (manchesterhipandknee.com)
- This procedure, also called total hip arthroplasty, allows doctors to perform replacement surgery with a minimally invasive technique. (dekalbmedical.org)
- Click here to watch a short animated video on anterior hip replacement surgery. (dekalbmedical.org)
- With traditional hip replacement the stay is about three to five days, whereas anterior hip surgery patients normally stay only one to two days. (dekalbmedical.org)
- Total Knee Replacement surgery replaces the arthritic knee joint with highly specialised metal and plastic implants. (hipandkneesurgery.com.au)
- As with any major operation, knee replacement surgery has potential risks and complications. (hipandkneesurgery.com.au)
- Unicompartmental knee replacement is a minimally invasive surgery in which only the damaged compartment of the knee is replaced with an implant. (drelzaim.com)
- During the surgery, a small incision is made over the knee to expose the knee joint. (drelzaim.com)
- Joint replacement surgery isn't your only option. (sheinkopmd.com)
- Computer assisted knee replacement surgery also known as CAS knee replacement is an advanced surgical technique for traditional knee replacement surgery. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Another example of surgical advancement is MIS knee replacement (Minimally invasive surgery). (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Do you think that now the doctors are replaced by computerized robots who cut open your knee joint and do whole knee surgery that was once done by your orthopedic surgeon? (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- In Knee joint surgery your arthritic bone ends are replaced by prosthetic implants and then cemented with the knee bones by bone cements. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- As I said earlier too computerized knee replacements are improved more sophisticated version of traditional knee surgery. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Before surgery begins doctor attaches probes to human knee joint which helps in more accurate positioning of knee prosthetic implants. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Implant fixation and proper alignment are most important phases of a knee surgery. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Does it mean Computer assisted knee replacements are better than traditional knee replacement surgery? (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- By no means it decreases the effectiveness of traditional knee surgery. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- As with any major surgical procedure, there are certain potential risks and complications involved with total hip replacement surgery. (chicagohipknee.com)
- Knee replacement is knee surgery to repair worn arthritic knee joints or knee injuries using an artificial knee joint to help reduce pain and restore movement in your knee. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Knee replacement surgery, also known as knee arthroplasty, replaces damaged, worn or diseased cartilage and bone in your knee joint with a prosthetic joint made of metal, ceramic or plastic. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Total knee replacement (TKR) surgery - the whole of your existing knee joint is replaced. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Your knee surgeon will discuss the best knee replacement surgery for your knee anatomy needs. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Most people have knee replacement surgery under general anaesthetic. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- A knee replacement operation can take up to two hours depending on the type of replacement surgery. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- The length of time you are out of work following a knee replacement is dependent on your individual circumstances including: your health, how you respond to knee surgery, how you heal and, the type of job you do. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- If your job is more physically demanding and involves a lot of heavy lifting, standing up or walking for long periods of time you may need to take up to 12 weeks off work after knee surgery. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Six weeks after your knee surgery, you should be able to stop using walking aids and resume your normal leisure activities. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Shoulder replacement is a very effective operation, with a long track record of success, though, like all major surgery, there are risks such as infection, fracture and dislocation. (shoulderunit.co.uk)
- Mr Aslam Mohammed specialises in all aspects of knee surgery including: sports injury, cartilage regeneration techniques and joint replacement. (kneeguru.co.uk)
- My current research interests include fixation of ligament grafts in cruciate ligament reconstruction, minimal invasive hip surgery and the application of computers to assist in specific minimally invasive surgical procedures in the hip and knee. (kneeguru.co.uk)
- With my extensive experience in joint arthroplasty , I am able to provide a service for revision and reconstructive surgery for failed joint replacement of both the hip and knee joint. (kneeguru.co.uk)
- In addition to that, Dr Seow's vast knowledge and expertise in orthopaedic surgery has taken him to various overseas conferences in China, Vietnam, Pakistan and India where he has presented at events such as the Annual Scientific Meeting, the Shanghai Hip and Knee Symposium and the Scientific Meeting for the Arthroplasty Society. (65doctor.com)
- Clinical practice guidelines for knee osteoarthritis (OA) were developed and published by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) in 2008. (healio.com)
- Mr Rohit Jain is a Consultant Orthopaedic Hip, Knee & Trauma Surgeon at Medway Maritime Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, an Associate Teaching Hospital of The University of London. (spirehealthcare.com)
- He has accomplished his sub specialist hip & knee arthroplasty training at the Orthopaedic and Arthritic Institute at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Canada, one of North America's leading hospitals for musculoskeletal care, education and research. (spirehealthcare.com)
- This has been further complemented by Sir John Charnley Arthroplasty fellowship at the world-renowned Wrightington Hospital - a centre of Orthopaedic excellence in UK. (spirehealthcare.com)
- He is a partner of the Melbourne Orthopaedic Group and is currently a member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association and the Australian Arthroplasty Society. (coringroup.com)
- Mr Andrew Shimmin is a graduate of the Australian Orthopaedic Association training program with specialist expertise in hip/knee joint replacement. (coringroup.com)
- Dr. Durbhakula has pioneered direct anterior hip replacement in the Montgomery County area with the use of navigation and the specialized Hana table.Dr. Durbhakula has great interest in continuing medical education and the advancement of orthopaedic technologies. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
- He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. (beckersspine.com)
- The issue of patella resurfacing following Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) has always been controversial among Orthopaedic surgeons. (oapublishinglondon.com)
- Your GP may recommend non-surgical treatment options or refer you to a consultant orthopaedic surgeon to discuss other options including a knee replacement operation. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Dr Seow is also a widely published writer for a number of peer reviewed journals such as the Journal of Arthroplasty and the Annals Academy of Medicare, as well as a Guest Editor of the Orthopaedic Journal of China and Reviewer of the National Medical Research Council of Singapore from 2000 to 2005. (65doctor.com)
- The aim of the Total or Partial Knee Arthroplasty Trial (TOPKAT) will be to assess the clinical and cost effectiveness of Total Knee Replacements versus Unicompartmental Knee Replacements in patients with medial osteoarthritis. (clinicaltrials.gov)
- A successful TKR or partial knee replacement (PKR) typically leads to a higher quality of life, less pain, and better mobility. (healthline.com)
- Currently, UKA is often referred to as "partial knee replacement. (wikipedia.org)
- In reality there is nothing "partial" about this replacement. (wikipedia.org)
- The fellowship provides extensive experience in surgical procedures including primary and revision total knee and hip arthroplasty, partial knee arthroplasty, custom knee replacements and robotics. (baptisthealth.net)
- Joint Replacement is usually done after nonsurgical treatment and physical therapy have failed, and the replacement can be partial or total. (mainlinehealth.org)
- Alternatives to total knee replacement include partial knee repalcement and osteotomy. (healthtap.com)
- Would partial (unicondylar) knee replacement work? (healthtap.com)
- How is a Partial Knee Replacement performed? (onwardorthopedics.com)
- When this occurs, a partial knee replacement may be the best option to relieve pain. (onwardorthopedics.com)
- In the operating room, your surgeon will use Mako to assist in performing your partial or total knee replacement based on your personalized pre-operative plan. (onwardorthopedics.com)
- A partial (or unicondylar) knee replacement , by contrast, replaces only the affected compartment of the knee - for osteoarthritis patients in whom only one compartment of the knee is affected. (bonesmart.org)
- The operation will take between 1 and 2 hours (depending on whether conventional knee replacement or robotic assisted knee replacement or partial knee replacement is performed- read further! (manchesterhipandknee.com)
- It is also called a partial knee replacement. (drelzaim.com)
Resurfacing in total knee arthroplasty2
- The surgeon corrects poor alignment of the knee or redistributes weight. (nwh.org)
- The potential benefits of UKA include a smaller incision because the UKA implants are smaller than the total knee replacements, and the surgeon may make a smaller incision. (wikipedia.org)
- The challenge to the surgeon is to replace the damaged surfaces of the arthritic joint so effectively that the soft tissues of the whole joint and the surfaces of the other compartments can resume all their physiological functions, a more difficult task than total knee replacements confront. (bookdepository.com)
- Dr Saleem, our shoulder and elbow subspecialist, was the first surgeon to perform a "Reverse" shoulder replacement in the Fox Valley area. (rush.edu)
- The surgeon makes an incision along the affected knee exposing the knee joint. (drandersonortho.com)
- Your surgeon will make an incision in the skin over the affected knee to expose the knee joint. (spartanorthoinstitute.com)
- Dr. Sands is the first surgeon in Florida to be trained and certified to perform ACL-sparing total knee replacements. (spacecoastdaily.com)
- The position can be adjusted while the surgeon sees the impact that this has on the mechanics of the knee such as the gap between the components. (billwalter.com.au)
- Your surgeon will use the camera to check the ligaments and other tissues of your knee. (ptlifetime.com)
- Although complications can occur with ankle arthroplasty, they are generally well managed by a surgeon experienced in ankle replacement. (foothealthfacts.org)
- Ankle arthroplasty often requires other reconstructive work, so the surgeon must be competent in other areas. (foothealthfacts.org)
- When a surgeon considers a patient for a knee replacement , she takes into account the patient's age, lifestyle, and damage to the joint. (bonesmart.org)
- Sometimes the deterioration of the knee joint is such that total knee replacement can be avoided and your surgeon may suggest resurfacing or partially replacing components of your arthritic knee. (bonesmart.org)
- In some cases, a surgeon will be able to preserve part of the knee through resurfacing or partially replacing components of your arthritic knee . (bonesmart.org)
- Dr. Chen is a San Francisco knee surgeon who offers advanced arthroscopic and open surgical techniques to his patients. (jameschenmd.com)
- Retrospective analysis of 276 consecutive TKAs performed using this technique under the care of a single surgeon in patients with valgus knee deformity ≥10° was undertaken. (springer.com)
- Does it mean computers are doing knee replacements that were once done by knee replacement surgeon ? (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- This computerized knee diagram helps knee replacement surgeon in implanting the implants with more precision. (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- Your surgeon will make a cut down the front of your knee and move your kneecap to one side to reach your joint. (ramsayhealth.co.uk)
- Your surgeon will discuss the type of replacement and the relevant risks with you before deciding on any operation. (shoulderunit.co.uk)
- This involves the replacement of worn components with new prosthetics. (healthline.com)
- Hip replacement involves replacing the proximal end of the femur (head of the thighbone) and the acetabulum (hip socket). (lmh.org)
- I undertake less invasive unicompartmental knee replacement using a small incision (below) which involves less soft tissue dissection and trauma. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- This involves analyzing a diagnostic image of your leg and creating a surgical instrument in collaboration with a team of engineers that is tailored specifically to fit the exact shape of your knee. (jointreconstruction.com)
- The operation involves removing the damaged surfaces of the knee and replacing them with an artificial joint containing metal and high-grade polymer. (manchesterhipandknee.com)
- The technique involves balancing the knee in extension by changing the distal femoral resection angle and confining soft tissue release to only the posterolateral capsule if required. (springer.com)
- Deformity - The presence of gross contractures/deformities around the knee are also contraindications. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- Correction of valgus deformity in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is technically challenging and has produced variable results. (springer.com)
- Adequate correction of valgus knee deformity was successfully achieved using this modified technique with satisfactory medium-term outcome and avoidance of instability. (springer.com)
- Aglietti P, Lup D, Cuomo P, Baldini A, De Luca L (2007) Total knee arthroplasty using a pie-crusting technique for valgus deformity. (springer.com)
- Brilhault J, Lautman S, Favard L, Burdin P (2002) Lateral femoral sliding osteotomy lateral release in total knee arthroplasty for a fixed valgus deformity. (springer.com)
- Aim of the work The purpose of this study is to offer economical solution for severe varus and flexion knee deformity and perform a follow-up. (eg.net)
- Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is extremely challenging if the aim is to correct pronounced deformity. (eg.net)
- The replacement part is called a prosthesis and is made of a combination of materials, including metal and polyethylene (plastic). (nwh.org)
- Thus in severe deformities which cannot be corrected, the loading forces are too great for the unicompartmental knee replacement and will lead to early wear and failure of the prosthesis. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- Total joint replacement, or arthroplasty, is the process of surgically removing a damaged or arthritic joint and replacing it with an artificial joint known as a prosthesis. (bmhvt.org)
- Most people get a fixed-bearing prosthesis that reduces knee pain dramatically and may last for many years. (bonesmart.org)
- During any total joint replacement, the worn-out ends of the bones are removed and replaced by an artificial joint (prosthesis). (aaos.org)
- In total, 167 patients (186 knees) underwent posterior CR TKAs with the NexGen CR prosthesis (Zimmer Biomet), and 120 patients (148 knees) underwent PS TKAs using the NexGen Legacy PS prosthesis (Zimmer Biomet). (amjorthopedics.com)
- In all patients, cemented knee prosthesis was used. (eg.net)
- What has not been addressed is the life altering impact of revision knee prosthesis. (sheinkopmd.com)
- In most of knee replacement failure cases, misalignment of prosthesis is the reason for complication and related problems . (knee-replacement-explained.com)
- The program is designed for the fellow to gain a thorough experience in joint replacements and be well prepared to build a surgical practice in an academic or private setting. (baptisthealth.net)
- The materials used in modern joint replacements are carefully designed to enable the artificial joint to move much like, if not exactly like, a normal joint. (bmhvt.org)
- Scales , J.T., Kelly , P., and Goddard , D. 1969: Friction torque studies of total joint replacements: the use of a simulator. (springer.com)
- Special interest in hip disorders of the young adult and adolescent including: sport injuries, hip impingement, hip dysplasia, Perthes deformities, non-arthritic and early hip joint problems. (wustl.edu)
- Knee deformities such as knock-knees and bow-legs may also occur. (drelzaim.com)
- Buechel FF (1990) A sequential three-step lateral release for correcting fixed valgus knee deformities during total knee arthroplasty. (springer.com)
- Patients and methods Our study included 30 knees in 23 patients with severe flexion and varus deformities. (eg.net)
- In our study, we dealt with such deformities by the regular knee implants and affordable tools to achieve correction with an economic budget. (eg.net)
- Between May 2003 and March 2010, 30 total knee replacements in 23 patients were performed on knees with severe varus and flexion deformities (as measured on weight-bearing films and lateral radiographs). (eg.net)
- Common types of arthroplasty include hip, knee, and shoulder replacement. (mainlinehealth.org)
- For recalcitrant cases a shoulder replacement is advisable. (shoulderandkneeclinic.com)
- The 'normal'/anatomical shoulder replacement. (shoulderandkneeclinic.com)
- Shoulder replacement is an open operation involving an incision at the front of the shoulder. (shoulderunit.co.uk)
- To ask a question about a shoulder replacement or to book an appointment, contact our specialist team available Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm . (shoulderunit.co.uk)
Revision Knee Replacement1
Replace an arthritic1
- Rotational Constraint in Posterior-Stabilized Total Knee Prostheses. (athensorthopedicclinic.com)
- This includes research and development of arthroplasty technology, instrumentation and prostheses. (coringroup.com)
- This work is a retrospective cohort study evaluating patients who had undergone third-generation cemented total knee arthroplasty (TKA) with prostheses (NexGen, Zimmer Biomet) utilizing posterior-stabilized (PS) and cruciate-retaining (CR) designs at a single center at their 15-year follow-up. (amjorthopedics.com)
- There are well over thirty different hip prostheses (and almost as many knees) implanted in patients. (springer.com)
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture is a significant injury, and ACL deficiency is known to lead to progressive degenerative changes in the knee, resulting in the development of premature secondary osteoarthritis (OA). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
- If the patient has severe degenerative joint disease (DJD) and is within 3 months of joint replacement, I do not inject secondary to lowering the immune system and increasing the infection rate. (healio.com)
- Disc replacement is currently an option for single segment degenerative disc disease. (rush.edu)
Patients with arthritic2
- The iUni G2-the 'i' stands for individualized-is a unicompartmental knee resurfacing device designed for patients with arthritic damage limited to either the medial compartment or lateral compartment. (gwinnettmedicalcenter.org)
- Till now in many parts of the world, there are patients with arthritic knees who present very late for treatment. (eg.net)
- This operation can relieve pain and maintain motion in the arthritic ankle joint and is an alternative to arthrodesis (ankle fusion) which can relieve pain but eliminates motion in the joint. (washington.edu)
- Total hip arthroplasty is usually indicated in cases of severe degeneration of the hip and/or when conservative treatment options have failed to relieve pain. (lmh.org)
- Amstutz , H.C. 1970: Complications of total hip replacement. (springer.com)
- Lazansky , M.G. 1970: Complications in total hip replacement with the Charnley technique. (springer.com)
- Patterson , F.B., and Brown , C.S. 1972: The McKee-Farrar total hip replacement: preliminary results and complications of 308 operations performed in five general hospitals. (springer.com)
- Timing of Complications Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. (brettlevinemd.com)
- As with all surgeries, there are some risks and possible complications with different knee procedures. (atlanticortho.com)
- 10 This system is a third-generation prosthetic design that was developed to improve problems seen with its predecessors, such as the Miller-Galante II system (Zimmer Biomet), the Insall-Burstein II system (Zimmer Biomet), and the Constrained Condylar Knee (Zimmer Biomet), which were mainly for patellar maltracking. (amjorthopedics.com)
- Morris , J.B., and Nicholson , D.R. 1970: Total prosthetic replacement of the hip joint in Auckland. (springer.com)
- Total Knee Prosthetic sales rose almost 7% in the fourth quarter of 2013. (sheinkopmd.com)
Unicompartmental Knee Replacements1
- Surgical options include arthrodesis and ankle replacement (or total ankle arthroplasty). (washington.edu)
- Over the last 10 years, ankle arthroplasty has been growing in popularity as the implants available for replacement have improved. (washington.edu)
- Ankle arthroplasty is usually performed on people in their 40s through 60s, younger than typically seen with knee and hip replacements. (foothealthfacts.org)
- Lateral compartment UKA has been described, however, as technically more challenging, it is performed 10 times less often than medial UKA, thus representing less than 1% of all knee arthroplasty procedures. (icjr.net)
- Our indications for lateral UKA are painful osteoarthritis (OA) or osteonecrosis limited to the lateral compartment of the knee associated with significant loss of joint space on the radiographs. (icjr.net)
- In the early 1950s, Duncan C. McKeever theorized that osteoarthritis could be isolated to only one compartment of the knee joint, and that replacement of the entire knee might not be necessary if only one knee compartment was affected. (wikipedia.org)
- The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) should be intact, although this is debated by clinicians for patients that need a medial compartment replacement. (wikipedia.org)
- For patients that need a lateral compartment replacement, the ACL should be intact and is contraindicated for patients that have ACL-deficient knees because the lateral component has more motion than the medial compartment. (wikipedia.org)
- The indications for unicompartmental knee arthroplasty are symptomatic single compartment arthritic disease within the knee. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- The aim of unicompartmental knee replacement is to allow the mechanical access to load the replaced compartment, rather than to over correct the joint and cause the mechanical axis to load the other compartments of the knee. (thekneedoc.co.uk)
- The patella (knee cap) may be replaced depending on a number of factors and depending on the surgeon's choice. (stefankreuzermd.com)
- To make sure the patella (knee cap) glides smoothly over the new artificial knee, its rear surface is prepared to receive a plastic component. (drandersonortho.com)
- Davies GS, van Duren B, Shorthose M, Garfjeld Roberts P, Morley JR, Monk AP, Murray DW, Pandit HG (2016) Changes in patella tendon length over 5 years after different types of knee arthroplasty. (springer.com)
Primary and revision2
- If the patient has had inadequate conservative measures or does not need knee replacement, then I do inject at that point. (healio.com)
- Optimizing joint replacement procedures in young patients, and total joint arthroplasty patient surveillance. (wustl.edu)
- Maximizing Patient Performance after Total Hip Arthroplasty. (athensorthopedicclinic.com)
- The secondary aim was to investigate differences in asymptomatic HOOS and WOMAC values reported in 2 geographically distinct English-speaking countries and compare these with a symptomatic arthritic patient cohort. (healio.com)
- Just ask Dr. Kenneth Sands' patient, who walked on his own power after going through total knee replacement, in an outpatient setting, no less. (spacecoastdaily.com)
- The knee of the patient is not totally removed and replaced with an artificial joint. (ptlifetime.com)
- Professor Kohan prefers to perform the knee replacement using patient specific instrumentation for most patients unless there is a specific reason otherwise. (jointreconstruction.com)
- Be seen by an experienced Hip and Knee Specialist and his team as a private patient, at a time to suit you. (manchesterhipandknee.com)
- Patient Perceptions of Sleep Quality Before and After Primary Total Joint Replacement. (brettlevinemd.com)
- therefore I use a variety of implants for both hip and knee replacements which will serve to provide optimal function and outcome for each individual patient. (kneeguru.co.uk)