Partial Knee Arthroplasty - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323245333

Partial Knee Arthroplasty

1st Edition

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

eBook ISBN: 9780323245333
Imprint: Saunders


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.

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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