Knee joint preservation: a call for daily practice revival of realignment surgery and osteotomies around the knee

@article{Heerwaarden2017KneeJP,
  title={Knee joint preservation: a call for daily practice revival of realignment surgery and osteotomies around the knee},
  author={Ronald J. van Heerwaarden and Michael T. Hirschmann},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2017},
  volume={25},
  pages={3655-3656}
}
knee as an organ and consider the whole picture of treatment. Clearly, in cases in which leg realignment was not performed as a first step of treatment, experience painfully taught us a lesson that other well-intended joint preserving treatments like ligament reconstructions, meniscal repairs or replacement procedures as well as cartilage repair are often… CONTINUE READING