Insall & Scott Surgery of the Knee

5th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print


  • W. Norman Scott
    • Not Applicable ISBN 9781437715033
    • Electronic ISBN 9780323248822

    Key Features

    • Get all you need to know about the clinical and basic science aspects of the full range of knee surgeries as well as the latest relevant information, including imaging and biomechanics; soft tissue cartilage; ligament/meniscal repair and reconstructions; partial and total joint replacement; fractures; tumors; and the arthritic knee.
    • Master the nuances of each new technique through step-by-step instructions and beautiful, detailed line drawings, intraoperative photographs, and surgical videos.
    • See exactly how it’s done. Watch master surgeons perform Partial and Primary TKR, Revision TKR, Tumor Replacement, Fracture Treatment, and over 160 videos on the
    • Find information quickly and easily thanks to a consistent, highly templated, and abundantly illustrated chapter format and streamlined text with many references and chapters appearing online only.

    Table of Contents

    Section 1. Basic Science

    1. Anatomy

    2. Anatomic Aberrations

    3. Clinical Examination of the Knee

    4. Gene therapy in the Treatment of Knee Disorders

    Section 2. Imaging of the Knee

    5. Knee Imaging Techniques and Normal Anatomy

    6. Imaging of Osseous Knee Trauma

    7. Internal Derangements: Ligaments and Tendons

    8. Internal Derangements: Menisci and Cartilage

    9. Arthropathies, Osteonecrosis and Bursitis

    10. Imaging of Total Knee Arthroplasty

    11. Tumor and Tumor-like Conditions

    Section 3. Biomechanics

    12. Three-Dimensional Morphology of the Knee

    13. Fluoroscopic Analysis of Total Knee Replacement

    14. Biomechanics and Vibroarthrogaphy of the Patellofemoral Joint

    15. Contact Mechanics of the Human Knee

    16. In Vivo Mechanics and Vibration of the Knee Joint

    17. Does strain in the patella change after TKA? A finite element investigation of natural and implanted patellae

    18. Simulation Testing of Knee Implants

    19. Knee Wear

    Section 4. Sports Medicine: Articular Cartilage and Meniscus

    20. Articular Cartilage: Biology, Biomechanics, and Healing Response


    21. Articular Cartilage Injury and Adult OCD: Treatment Options and Decision Making

    22. International Experience With Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation With Periosteum (Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation), Including Scaffold Guided Techniques and Tissue Engineered Matrix Support

    23. Osteochondral Autograft Plug Transfer

    24. Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation

    25. Débridement and Microfracture for Full-Thickness Articular Cartilage Defects

    26. Articular Car


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    About the author

    W. Norman Scott

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY; Director, Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, New York, NY