Radiological changes ten years after St. Georg Sled unicompartmental knee replacement.

@article{Khan2004RadiologicalCT,
  title={Radiological changes ten years after St. Georg Sled unicompartmental knee replacement.},
  author={Osman H Khan and Howard Davies and John H. Newman and Adrian E Weale},
  journal={The Knee},
  year={2004},
  volume={11 5},
  pages={403-7}
}
Failure of a unicompartmental knee replacement (UKR) may be caused by progressive osteoarthritis of the knee and/or failure of the prosthesis. We have examined the fate of the other compartments of the knee by radiological assessment 10 years after operation. A total of 50 UKRs were performed on 45 carefully selected patients between 1989 and 1992. Fifteen patients died, two patients were lost to follow-up and two knees were revised. Standard long-leg weight-bearing anteroposterior views of the… CONTINUE READING