An intraoperatively moulded PMMA prostheses like spacer for two-stage revision of infected total knee arthroplasty.

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We report a series of 16 consecutive total knee arthroplasty (TKA) revision procedures for deep infection, treated with a newly developed intraoperatively moulded PMMA cement-prostheses-like spacer (CPLS). The standard treatment consisted of a two-stage protocol with initial explantation of the infected components combined with radical debridement, followed… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.knee.2010.09.002

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@article{Kohl2011AnIM, title={An intraoperatively moulded PMMA prostheses like spacer for two-stage revision of infected total knee arthroplasty.}, author={Sandro Kohl and Dimitrios Evangelopoulos and Hendrik Kohlhof and Andreas Krueger and M J Hartel and Christoph P R{\"{o}der and Stefan Eggli}, journal={The Knee}, year={2011}, volume={18 6}, pages={464-9} }