Two-stage reimplantation for the salvage of infected total knee arthroplasty. 1983.

@article{Insall1983TwostageRF,
  title={Two-stage reimplantation for the salvage of infected total knee arthroplasty. 1983.},
  author={John Nevil Insall and Francesca M Thompson and Barry D. Brause},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume},
  year={1983},
  volume={65 8},
  pages={1087-98}
}
The results of eleven two-stage reimplantations to salvage eleven infected total knee arthroplasties in ten women (seven with osteoarthritis and three with rheumatoid arthritis) were evaluated after an average follow-up of thirty-four months. The staged procedures included removal of all of the components of the prosthesis and all cement, then six weeks of… CONTINUE READING