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Table of Contents

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

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437736410
eBook ISBN:
9780323245333

About the authors

Keith Berend

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate; Joint Implant Surgeons, Inc.; New Albany, OH; US Associate Professor; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; The Ohio State University; Columbus, OH; US

Fred Cushner

Affiliations and Expertise

Director; ISK INSTITUTE; New York, NY; US Chairman, Orthopaedic Surgery; Southside Hospital; New York, NY; US