Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9788131240052, 9788131240069

Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

1st Edition

Authors: Shrinand Vaidya
eBook ISBN: 9788131240069
Hardcover ISBN: 9788131240052
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 6th April 2015
Page Count: 420

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“Basics in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty” is a comprehensive compilation of basic steps to be regimented before, during and after primary hip and knee reconstruction in arthritic patients. Often this information is scattered and difficult to acquire even after exploring Internet and multiple references. It should benefit Fellows, beginners and once-in-a-while Arthroplasty Surgeons of hip and knee to plan surgery, select correct implant and execute the job to the level of perfection.

Key Features

"The night before" book for the beginners, wherein review of literature and other theoretical jargon are avoided.

Practical surgery tips, explained through figures, are the forte of this book.

• Contains specialty work from leading authorities in the field, like Thomas P. Sculco, Douglas A. Dennis and Javad Parvizi.

• Uses “My trolley" concept, which pictorially explains usage of critical tools to make art of Primary Hip & Knee Replacement an enjoyable experience.

Videos accessible through EEB Shelf App on Radiological Planning in THA | Tips and Pearls in THA | TKA in Stiff Knee | Cementing in TKA | Patellar Resurfacing in TKA | Rotating Platform TKA.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Planning of the Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
1. Total Joint Arthroplasty: Medical Parameters 
2. Blood Transfusion Reduction in Total Joint Arthroplasty 
3. Role of Drains in Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty
4. Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection
5. Pain Management in Arthroplasty
Part 2: Total Hip Arthroplasty: Techniques and Pearls
6. Radiological Planning of Total Hip Arthroplasty
7. Choosing Implant for Total Hip Arthroplasty
8. Tips and Pearls in Total Hip Arthroplasty
9. The Cemented Hip: How to Get it Right
10. Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty
11. Total Hip Arthroplasty in Peritrochanteric Fractures
12. Fused Hips in Ankylosing Spondylitis
13. Total Hip Arthroplasty in Protrusio Acetabulae

Part 3: Total Knee Arthroplasty: Techniques and Pearls
14. Radiological Planning in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty
15. Selection of the Implant in Total Knee Arthroplasty
16. Tips and Pearls: Tourniquets and Position in Total Knee Arthroplasty
17. Tips and Pearls: Exposure and Retractors in Total Knee Arthroplasty
18. Tips and Pearls: Saw Technique in Total Knee Arthroplasty
19. Principles: Alignment and Balancing
20. Cementation Techniques in Total Knee Arthroplasty
21. Patellar Resurfacing in Total Knee Arthroplasty
22. Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty
23. Technique: Fixed Bearing Total Knee Arthroplasty
24. Mobile-Bearing Total Knee Arthroplasty: Technique and Clinical Results
25. Management of Tibial Bone Defects
26. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Fixed Flexion Deformity
27. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Stiff Knee
28. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Post High Tibial Osteotomy

Part 4: Recent Advances in the Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
29. Trabecular Metal
30. Recent Advances in Short Stem Designs
31. Hi-Flex Knee Design

Part 5: How do I Plan My Trolley: Special Instruments
32. My Trolley for Total Hip Arthroplasty
33. My Trolley for Total Knee Arthroplasty


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About the Author

Shrinand Vaidya

Affiliations and Expertise

M.S .orthopaedics, FACS(USA) Department of Orthopaedics,6 thFloor, Multistoreyed building, King Edward Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai 400012