Techniques in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455723683, 9781455737321

Techniques in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

1st Edition

Authors: Giles Scuderi
Print ISBN: 9781455723683
eBook ISBN: 9781455737321
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 29th May 2014
Page Count: 640


Techniques in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty is the one authoritative volume that gives you an efficient, problem-based approach to revision arthroplasty of both the hip and knee. Dr. Giles Scuderi and other leading experts from North America and Western Europe present their favored surgical procedures and post-surgical management strategies in this straightforward, heavily illustrated, video-intensive reference. It’s your one-stop, go-to guide for successful revision surgery for a myriad of complications, such as implant loosening, polyethylene wear, osteolysis, or infection of the hip and knee.

Key Features

  • Get expert guidance on implant choice, management of complications (including infection and wound healing), and failure of mechanisms, as well as step-by-step surgical techniques.
  • Quickly find the exact information you need with a straightforward "just what you need to know" approach, including surgical tips and pearls.
  • Stay up to date with new insights regarding anatomic landmarks, recommended reconstruction options in revision surgery, including management of bone defects and instability.
  • Access the fully searchable contents of the book and an abundance of surgical videos online at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents

Section 1: Evaluation of the Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty

1. The Economics of Total Knee Arthroplasty

2. History and Physical Examination for the Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty

3. Aspiration and Serology Tests

4. Imaging in the Failed Total Knee Arthroplasty

5. An Algorithmic Approach  to the Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty

Section 2: Surgical Approaches

6. Medial Arthrotomy

7. Quadriceps Snip

8. V-Y Quadriceps Turndown

9. Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy

10. Exposure for Revision Knee Arthroplasty

Section 3: Implant Removal

11. Implant Removal

Section 4: Principles of Revision TKA

12. Principles of Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty

13. Revising the Failed Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty

Section 5: Management of the Stiff Knee

14. Manipulation

15. Nonrevision Surgery

16. Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty

Section 6: Management of Instability

17. Balancing the Gaps

18. Use of Constrained Implants

19. Management of Knee Instabililty: Use of Hinged Implants

Section 7: Management of Bone Defects

20. Classification of Bone Defects

21. Management of Bone Defects Using Bone Graft

22. Bone Graft

22A - Impaction Bone Graft

22B - Structural Bone Graft

23. Prosthetic Augmentation

23A - Metaphyseal Fixation

23B - Case Presentation: Knee Megaprosthesis 

Section 8: Management of the Extensor Mechanism

24. Patella Instability

25. Patella Component Loosening

26. Patellar Bone Loss

26A - Patellar Bone Grafting

26B - Management of Patellar Bone Loss: Patella Augmentation

27. Acute and Chronic Patellar Tendon Ruptures Aft


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About the Author

Giles Scuderi

Affiliations and Expertise

Attending Surgeon, The Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, New York, New York