The Attenborough total knee replacement.

  • C G Attenborough
  • Published 1978 in
    The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British…
The stabilised gliding knee prosthesis is a compromise between hinged joints and condylar prostheses. It is a two-piece implant designed to allow normal gliding movements of flexion and extension and which, stabilised by a connecting rod between the femoral and tibial components, allows a designed laxity of rotation and lateral movements. A modification of… CONTINUE READING