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Infection in Total Knee Replacement: A Retrospective Review of 6489 Total Knee Replacements
Six thousand four hundred eighty-nine knee replacements were done in 6120 patients at the authors’ institution between 1993 and 1999. Operations were done in a theater with vertical laminar flow andExpand
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Impact of relational coordination on quality of care, postoperative pain and functioning, and length of stay: a nine-hospital study of surgical patients.
BACKGROUND Health care organizations face pressures from patients to improve the quality of care and clinical outcomes, as well as pressures from managed care to do so more efficiently. Coordination,Expand
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Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement through a Mini-midvastus Incision: An Outcome Study
Total knee replacement traditionally has been done through an anterior incision approximately 18 cm long, using a capsular incision that separates the interval between the rectus femoris and vastusExpand
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Total Knee Arthroplasty After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Fractures of the Tibial Plateau: A Minimum Five-Year Follow-up Study
Background: There is little information in the literature regarding the outcome of total knee arthroplasty following open reduction and internal fixation of fractures of the tibial plateau. The goalExpand
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Joint Line Position Restoration During Revision Total Knee Replacement
  • R. Laskin
  • Medicine
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1 November 2002
Forty-five consecutive knee replacement revision operations done in 44 patients with a revision indication of instability were reviewed. In more than ½ of these patients, the prosthetic joint lineExpand
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Deep-Dish Congruent Tibial Component Use in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Prospective Study
One hundred seventy-six patients with osteoarthritis of the knee were randomized prospectively into two groups. In both groups the posterior cruciate ligament was released from its femoralExpand
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Prolonged Operative Time Correlates with Increased Infection Rate After Total Knee Arthroplasty
Risk stratification has proven to be a useful tool in surgical site infection prevention. The duration of the surgical procedure has been recommended for use in surgical site infection (SSI) riskExpand
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Total knee replacement for patients with patellofemoral arthritis.
Fifty-three patients with incapacitating patellofemoral arthritis and minimal tibiofemoral changes underwent a total knee replacement. Their results were compared with the results of a concomitantExpand
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Stiffness after total knee arthroplasty.
Limitation of motion after knee arthroplasty can be the result of a multiplicity of factors. Among these are malpositioning of the components, especially in the sagittal plane; oversizing at theExpand
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Flexion space configuration in total knee arthroplasty.
  • R. Laskin
  • Medicine
  • The Journal of arthroplasty
  • 1 October 1995
Equal resection of the posterior femoral condyles combined with a 90 degree tibial resection results in a trapezoidal flexion space. Two groups of patients were studied; in one group, the flexionExpand
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