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Isolated posterior cruciate ligament tears: an update of management

Última actualización 10/07/17Isolated posterior cruciate ligament tears: an update of management Alfonso Vaquero-Picado, E. Carlos Rodríguez-Merchán  EFORT Open Rev 2017;2:89-96. DOI: 10.1302/2058-5241.2.160009 Abstract Isolated posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) tears are much less frequent than anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears. Abrupt posterior tibial translation (such as dashboard impact), falls in hyperflexion …

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Tibial Plateau Fractures in Elderly Patients

Última actualización 19/06/17 Tibial Plateau Fractures in Elderly Patients Joshua C. Rozell, MD1, Krishna C. Vemulapalli, MD2, Joshua L. Gary, MD2, Derek J. Donegan, MD11Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA2Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery …

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A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation for Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty

Última actualización 30/03/17A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation for Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty Bhaveen H. Kapadia, MD, Randa K. Elmallah, MD, Michael A. Mont, MD  The Journal of Arthroplasty 31 (2016) 2856e- 2861   Abstract Background: Periprosthetic infections are devastating postoperative complications of total joint arthroplasty …

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Metal or Modularity: Why Do Metal-Backed Tibias Have Inferior Outcomes to All-Polyethylene Tibial Components in Patients With Osteoarthritis

Última actualización 13/03/17  Metal or Modularity: Why Do Metal-Backed Tibias Have Inferior Outcomes to All-Polyethylene Tibial Components in Patients With Osteoarthritis Matthew T. Houdek, MD, Chad D. Watts, MD, Cody C. Wyles, MD, John R. Martin, MD, Robert T. Trousdale, MD, Michael J. Taunton, MD * Department of Orthopedic Surgery, …

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Practice Guidelines for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rehabilitation Based on a Systematic Review and Multidisciplinary Consensus

Última actualización 26/02/17Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Update Practice Guidelines for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rehabilitation Based on a Systematic Review and Multidisciplinary Consensus Nicky van Melick; Robert E H van Cingel; Frans Brooijmans; Camille Neeter; Tony van Tienen; Wim Hullegie; Maria W G Nijhuis-van der Sanden Br J Sports Med. 2016;50(24):1506-1515.    Abstract …

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Tibial condylar valgus osteotomy (TCVO) for osteoarthritis of the knee: 5-year clinical and radiological results

Última actualización 26/02/17 Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery March 2017, Volume 137, Issue 3, pp 303–310 Tibial condylar valgus osteotomy (TCVO) for osteoarthritis of the knee: 5-year clinical and radiological results Authors Ko Chiba, Akihiko Yonekura, Takashi Miyamoto, Makoto Osaki, Goji Chiba Abstract Purpose Tibial condylar valgus osteotomy (TCVO) is a type of opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy for advanced …

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Impact of flexion versus extension of knee position on outcomes after total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis

Última actualización 29/01/17 Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery February 2017, Volume 137, Issue 2, pp 257–265 Impact of flexion versus extension of knee position on outcomes after total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis Authors Chao Jiang Jieqiong Lou Wenwei Qian Canhua Ye Shibai Zhu Abstract Introduction Controversy still exists regarding positioning of the knee in flexion …

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Knee joint distraction compared with total knee arthroplasty

Última actualización 21/01/17Knee joint distraction compared with total knee arthroplasty A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL J. A. D. van der Woude, K. Wiegant, R. J. van Heerwaarden, S. Spruijt, P. J. Emans, S. C. Mastbergen, F. P. J. G. Lafeber Bone Joint J 2017;99-B:51–8.   Aims:  Knee joint distraction (KJD) is a relatively new, knee-joint preserving procedure …

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A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation for Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty

Última actualización 21/01/17A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation for Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty Bhaveen H. Kapadia, MD, Randa K. Elmallah, MD, Michael A. Mont, MD The Journal of Arthroplasty 31 (2016) 2856e2861 Abstract Background: Periprosthetic infections are devastating postoperative complications of total joint arthroplasty (TJA), with …

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