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Partial Knee Arthroplasty

Techniques for Optimal Outcomes with DVD; Expert Consult - Online & Print

Partial Knee Arthroplasty helps you optimize outcomes using the latest best-practice techniques for this increasingly popular procedure. Drs. Keith R. Berend and Fred D. Cushner discuss recent advances and hot topics-such as custom guided implants, biologics, failed PKA, TKA conversion, and more-along with the challenges of choosing the right technique for each patient. The clear focus on surgical techniques, bulleted key points, and procedural videos on DVD and online at make this comprehensive, practical reference ideal for learning how to achieve the best results.



Sports Medicine

Hardbound, 288 Pages

Published: September 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-1756-3


  • 1: Uni History and A Look to the Future

    2: Classical Patient Selection

    3: Indications for Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty

    4: Spacer Devices - New and Old

    5: Incidence of PKA - A Growing Phenomena

    Section 2: Biologic Options

    6: The Use of Biologics for Degenerative Joint Disease Of the Knee

    7: Allografts for the Arthritic Knee

    8: Non-Arthroplasty Treatment Options for Uni-DJD

    Section 3: Techniques

    9: Arthroplasty - A Technical Guide

    10: Medial Uni Techniques - Fixed Bearing

    11: Uni - Mobile Bearing Techniques

    12: Medial Uni - Cementless Options

    13: The Lateral Uni

    14: Computer Guided Uni Technology

    15: Custom Guided Implants and Uni Techniques

    16: The Patella in Uni TKA

    17: MIS - How I Do It: Medial Fixed Bearing Onlay Unicompartment Knee Arthroplasty

    Section 4: Outcomes

    18: Uni-Mobile Bearing: Long-term Outcomes

    19: Uni-Fixed Bearing - Long-term Outcomes

    Section 5: Patella and Hybrid Options

    20: Patellofemoral Arthroplasty: Indications & Outcomes

    21: Long-Term Patella-Femoral Progression

    22: Hybrid Arthroplasty - 2 Compartment Approach

    23: PF and Uni - An unlinked option

    Section 6: Complications

    24: Failure Modes of Unicompartmental Arthroplasty

    25: The Failed Uni

    26: The Painful Medial Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty

    Section 7: Putting it All Together

    27: Practical Issues in PKA - The Secrets for Success

    28: Anesthesia, Pain Management, and Early Discharge PKA

    29: DVT Prophylaxis Following Uni TKA

    30: Blood Loss in PKA

    31: Bilateral Uni Replacements


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