Complications of the Attenborough knee replacement.

  title={Complications of the Attenborough knee replacement.},
  author={A J M Simison and Jillian Noble and Kevin Hardinge},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  volume={68 1},
Of a consecutive series of 144 Attenborough knee replacements, 107 were re-examined between two and six years after operation and revealed a high incidence of complications. Wound problems were common and led to deep infection in four knees. When a patellar implant was used fracture of the patella followed in 17.5% of knees, but when the patella was not… CONTINUE READING