*  Ankle replacement
The restoration of range of motion is the key feature in favor of ankle replacement with respect to arthrodesis. However, ... Since the early 1970s, the disadvantages of ankle arthrodesis and the excellent results attained by arthroplasty at other human ... patients suitable for arthrodesis but rejecting it. The general contraindications are: varus or valgus deformity greater than ... previous arthrodesis of the ipsilateral hip or knee or severe deformities of these joints. Other potential contraindications ...
*  Arthrodesis
... , also known as artificial ankylosis or syndesis, is the artificial induction of joint ossification between two ... This can have the effect of strengthening the bones, as in anterior cervical fusion.[citation needed] Arthrodesis is used in ... Historically, knee and hip arthrodeses were also performed as pain-relieving procedures, but with the great successes achieved ... in hip and knee arthroplasty, arthrodesis of these large joints has fallen out of favour as a primary procedure, and now is ...
*  Triple arthrodesis
Arthrodesis Triple Arthrodesis in "Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopedics" Triple Arthrodesis on eMedicine Foot Conditions - Triple ... Triple arthrodesis is a surgical procedure whose purpose is to relieve pain in the rear part of the foot, improve stability of ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Musculoskeletal Disorders: Ankle: Arthrodesis
This procedure, also known as ankle fusion, is sometimes used to treat osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, injury or general deterioration of the ankle.
*  Limb-sparing techniques
Arthrodesis is defined as, "the surgical immobilization of a joint so that the bones grow solidly together." Arthrodesis can ... "arthrodesis." Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, 2011. Web. 2011. 19 October 2011. Flatow, Evan L., and Alicia K. Harrison ... Arthroplasty is very similar to arthrodesis. It literally means "surgical repair of joint.' In the past, arthroplasty used ... Brown, Kenneth L. B. "Resection, Rotationplasty, and Femoropelvic Arthrodesis in Severe Congenital Femoral Deficiency." Journal ...
*  Andrew J Goldberg
"ISRCTN - ISRCTN60672307: Total Ankle Replacement Versus Arthrodesis (TARVA) Trial". www.isrctn.com. doi:10.1186/ISRCTN60672307 ... "Welcome". Ankle Arthritis , Ankle Replacement , Arthrodesis , Ankle Fusion. Retrieved 2017-04-20. Registry, National Joint. " ...
*  Intervertebral disc arthroplasty
". "WebMD article, Spinal Fusion (Arthrodesis)". J&J Discs Face Backlash , Melissa Davis , JNJ MDT SYK - TheStreet.com Archived ...
*  Pes cavus
... triple arthrodesis). There are few good estimates of prevalence for pes cavus in the general community. While pes cavus has ... naviculocuneiform arthrodesis, and cuboid osteotomy. A review of thirty-nine cases. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2002; 84-A: 62-9 ...
*  Surgery for the dysfunctional sacroiliac joint
Minimally invasive sacroiliac arthrodesis: outcomes of a new technique. J Spinal Disord Tech. (2008) 21 (8) 579-584 Rudolf L. ... Percutaneous sacroiliac joint arthrodesis: a novel technique. J Spinal Disord Tech; (2008) 21 (5) 359-363 Mason LW Chopra I ... Sacroiliac joint arthrodesis for chronic lower back pain. Archives of Orthopedic and Traumatic Surgery: 1987 (4) 106; 238-240 ... End-result study of arthrodesis of the sacroiliac joint for arthritis-traumatic and non-traumatic. J Bone Joint Surg Am; 1926 ( ...
*  Wrist osteoarthritis
Before the arthrodesis is executed, the lunate must be reduced out of DISI position. Because the radiolunate joint is typically ... Total wrist arthrodesis has become the standard surgical treatment for patients with stage IV wrist osteoarthritis. During this ... Nevertheless, patients with a total wrist arthrodesis on one side and a total wrist arthroplasty on the other, prefer the total ... Thus, in this patient population four-corner arthrodesis is the treatment of first choice. The capitate, lunate, hamate and ...
*  Triphalangeal thumb
Arthrodesis of the distal interphalangeal joint (DIP). For type IV of Buck-Gramcko classification the surgical treatment ... typically consists of an osteotomy which reduces the middle phalanx and arthrodesis of the DIP. This gives a shortening of 1 to ...
*  Pastern
"Arthrodesis of the pastern joint in the horse". Equine Veterinary Journal. 17 (1): 35-40. doi:10.1111/j.2042-3306.1985.tb02036. ...
*  Minimal clinically important difference
"Defining substantial clinical benefit following lumbar spine arthrodesis". J Bone Joint Surg Am. 90 (9): 1839-47. doi:10.2106/ ...
*  Gathorne Robert Girdlestone
Oxford: Hall the Printer, [1949] His published articles include: Gathorne Robert Girdlestone (1928). Arthrodesis and other ...
*  SmartToe
"Can A New Implant Lead To Easier Hammertoe Arthrodesis?", Podiatry Today, February 2008, page 134. orthoinfo.aaos.org stryker ... Arthrodesis of the Proximal Interphalangeal (PIP) Joint Using a New Shape Memory Intramedullary Implant," Marino Delmi, Foot & ... "New Intramedullary Implant for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Arthrodesis;Techniques in Foot & Ankle Surgery"; Techniques in ...
*  Gaenslen's test
F. J. Gaenslen (1927). "Sacro-iliac arthrodesis: indications, author's technic and end-results". Journal of the American ...
*  Paul Kalanithi
"Morbid obesity increases cost and complication rates in spinal arthrodesis". Spine. 37 (11): 982-8. doi:10.1097/BRS. ...
*  Ankylosis
Arthrodesis is the intentional creation of ankylosis in a joint. Noma-a gangrenous disease still widespread among malnourished ...
*  Sean E. McCance
Respiratory arrest after anterior cervical discectomy and arthrodesis in a patient with Down syndrome. A case report and review ... A review of 67 consecutive cases having selective thoracic arthrodesis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1998 Oct 1;23(19):2063-73. PMID ...
*  Failed back syndrome
found that a concomitant spinal arthrodesis (fusion) had a greater success rate. Herron and Trippi evaluated 24 patients, all ...
*  Lisfranc injury
Mann, RA; Prieskorn, D; Sobel, M (1996). "Mid-tarsal and tarsometatarsal arthrodesis for primary degenerative osteoarthrosis or ... mid-tarsal and tarsometatarsal arthrodesis (operative fusion of the bones) may be indicated. During the Napoleonic Wars, ...
*  Klippel-Feil syndrome
Arthrodesis is the last resort in pain relieving procedures, usually when arthroplasties fail. The heterogeneity of the Klippel ...
*  Interbody fusion cage
The cages can be packed with autologous bone material in order to promote arthrodesis. Such implants are inserted when the ...
*  Spinal fusion
ISBN 0-89203-172-7 Camillo, F. X. Chapter 36: Arthrodesis of the Spine. In: Canale, S. T. and J. H. Beaty. Campbell's Operative ...
*  Congenital clasped thumb
Other procedures Arthrodesis: fixing the metacarpophalangeal joint of the thumb in a more extension position. White JW, Jensen ...