Partial Knee Arthroplasty

1st Edition

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


  • Keith Berend
  • Fred Cushner
  • Key Features

    • Access the fully searchable text online at, along with a gallery of procedural videos.
    • Master key techniques with videos online and on DVD that demonstrate spacer device insertion, patient selection, limited skin incision for Uni replacement, future techniques, bilateral unicompartmental arthroplasty, and more.
    • Apply recent advances and best-practice techniques effectively thanks to global perspectives and analyses of surgical approaches.
    • Improve patient outcomes with clear, direct, and focused coverage of surgical techniques.
    • Find information quickly and easily with a bulleted format for convenient "at-a-glance" reference to key details and ease of use in a mobile environment.

    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


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