Revision total knee arthroplasty with modular components inserted with metaphyseal cement and stems without cement.

@article{Peters2005RevisionTK,
  title={Revision total knee arthroplasty with modular components inserted with metaphyseal cement and stems without cement.},
  author={Christopher L. Peters and Jill Shephard Erickson and Robert Kl{\"o}pper and R Alexander Mohr},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={302-8}
}
The clinical and radiographic outcomes of 50 consecutive revision total knee arthroplasties in 47 patients, placed with metaphyseal cemented femoral and tibial components with press-fit cementless stems, were reviewed at 36-month average follow-up. Revision was performed for aseptic loosening (11/50), infection (17/50), periprosthetic fracture (8/50), component failure (6/50), instability (6/50), and malalignment (2/50). The press-fit cementless stems were 80 to 160 mm in length and tightly… CONTINUE READING

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