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Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee in the Active Patient

Última actualización 8/07/10NULL Brian T. Feeley, MD, Robert A. Gallo, MD, Seth Sherman, MD and Riley J. Williams, MD J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2010 18: Total knee arthroplasty has been extremely successful in elderly patients with osteoarthritis. However, there is considerable controversy regarding how best to treat the younger, …

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Randomized Controlled Trial of Diclofenac Sodium Gel in Knee Osteoarthritis

Última actualización 11/12/09Barthel HR, Haselwood D, Longley S, Gold MS, Altman RD; Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 39 (3), 203-212 (Dec 2009) OBJECTIVES: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs have dose-related adverse effects. Topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may offer local efficacy with low systemic drug levels. This study assessed the efficacy and safety …

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Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee (Nonarthroplasty)

Última actualización 14/10/09J Am Acad Orthop Surg, Vol 17, No 9, September 2009 John Richmond, MD (Chair), David Hunter, MD, PhD, Jay Irrgang, PT, PhD, ATC, Morgan H. Jones, MD, Bruce Levy, MD, Robert Marx, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT, ATC, SCS, ScD, William C. Watters, III, MD, Robert …

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All-Polyethylene Compared with Metal-Backed Tibial Components in Total Knee Arthroplasty at Ten Years

Última actualización 27/07/09The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American). 2009;91 A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial Karen A. Bettinson, MSc, RN1, Ian M. Pinder, FRCS2, Chris G. Moran, MD, FRCS(Ed)3, David J. Weir, FRCS(Orth)1 and Elizabeth A. Lingard, BPhty, MPhil, MPH1 Background: Several studies have described equivalent performance on radiostereometric …

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Sources of Error in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Última actualización 26/05/09Loukas Koyonos, MD; S. David Stulberg, MD; Todd C. Moen, MD; Gina Bart, PAC; Michael Granieri, BS ORTHOPEDICS 2009; 32:317 Abstract The purpose of this study was to identify the procedural steps in a total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in which technical errors occur and to quantify the magnitude …

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Management of the Posttraumatic Arthritic Knee

Última actualización 26/03/09Asheesh Bedi and George J. Haidukewych J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2009 17: 88-101. Excellent long-term outcomes can be achieved with contemporary methods of ligament reconstruction and open reduction and internal fixation for injuries around the knee; nevertheless, posttraumatic arthritis frequently develops. Reconstruction options for symptomatic posttraumatic knee …

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