Alignment in total knee arthroplasty. A comparison of computer-assisted surgery with the conventional technique.

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Restoration of neutral alignment of the leg is an important factor affecting the long-term results of total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Recent developments in computer-assisted surgery have focused on systems for improving TKA. In a prospective study two groups of 80 patients undergoing TKA had operations using either a computer-assisted navigation system or a… (More)

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@article{Baethis2004AlignmentIT, title={Alignment in total knee arthroplasty. A comparison of computer-assisted surgery with the conventional technique.}, author={Holger Baethis and Lars Perlick and Markus J Tingart and Christian M Luering and David Zurakowski and J. Grifka}, journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume}, year={2004}, volume={86 5}, pages={682-7} }