Uncemented HA-coated implant is the optimum fixation for TKA in the young patient.

@article{Nilsson2006UncementedHI,
  title={Uncemented HA-coated implant is the optimum fixation for TKA in the young patient.},
  author={Kjell G. Nilsson and Anders Henricson and Bo Norgren and Tore Dal{\'e}n},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
  year={2006},
  volume={448},
  pages={129-39}
}
UNLABELLED Fixation of the tibial component in total knee arthroplasty in younger patients remains controversial. We evaluate the results of three different types of fixation of the Profix total knee arthroplasty in a randomized controlled trial of 97 consecutive knees (85 patients) with osteoarthrosis or inflammatory arthritis with 2-year followup of all patients. We randomized patients to three different types of fixation of the tibial component: cemented, uncemented (HA coated) with screws… CONTINUE READING

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