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My Knee Guide popular

Location: https://mykneeguide.com

My Knee Guide is a free iPhone app and website providing services as an interactive and comprehensive resource for patients considering and undergoing knee replacement surgery.  We provide you with an unprecedented ability to customize your experience.
Simply by providing My Knee Guide a couple of key dates, a personalized and... Uncertain
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Soft Tissue Knee Injuries eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/topic288.htm

Soft tissue injuries of the knee are some of the most common and clinically challenging musculoskeletal disorders in patients presenting to the ED. Therefore, establishing clear-cut diagnostic and therapeutic objectives for these injuries is important. Knee pain and related symptoms may derive from damage to 1 or more of the soft...
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Knee Society Scoring And Outcomes Resources popular

Location: http://www.kneesociety.org/web/pdfs/knee_society_rationale_article.pdf

Member Ratings: 8 out of 10 stars (2 votes)

The Knee Society rating system was first promulgated during the late 1980's and has become the standard clinical evaluation system for reporting results for patients undergoing Total Knee Replacement. Most major journals strongly encourage that total knee manuscripts include Knee Society rating scores as part of the result section.
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Knee joint Menu Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/knee_joint_menu

Physical Exam Radiographs ACL Anteromedial Instability Anterolateral Rotatory Instability Arcuate Ligament Complex Arthrofibrosis Arthroscopy of the Knee Arthrodesis Articular Cartilage Baker's Cyst Bipartite Patella Blood Supply Blount's Disease Bursitis Capsule Chondral Injuries of the Knee Chondromalacia Diff Dx Discoid Meniscus Dislocations of the Knee Extensor Mechanism Injuries of the Knee Flexion Contracture Genu Varum Hemarthrosis High Tibial Osteotomy Intercondylar Eminence Fracture Jumper's Knee Kinematics of the Knee Joint Lachman Exam Lateral Anatomy Lateral Collateral Ligament Lateral Retinacular Release Ligaments of Humphrey and Wrisberg Medial...
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Total Knee Arthroplasty eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1250275-overview

Total knee replacement in some form has been practiced for over 50 years. The complexities of the knee joint only began to be understood 30 years ago. Because of this, total knee replacement initially was not as successful as Sir John Charnley's artificial hip. However, over the last 20 years,...
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Cystic Lesions about the Knee eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic386.htm

Cysts can occur in many shapes and forms around the knee. A cyst is defined as a closed cavity, or sac, that is lined with epithelium. It can contain liquid or semisolid material, can be normal or abnormal, and can occur in soft tissue or in bone. Benign or malignant...
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The discordance between clinical and radiographic knee osteoarthritis: a systematic search and summary of the literature.

Location: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2474/9/116

Our objectives were to identify estimates of the prevalence of radiographic knee OA in adults with knee pain and of knee pain in adults with radiographic knee OA, and determine if the definitions of x ray osteoarthritis and symptoms, and variation in demographic factors influence these estimates.
CONCLUSION: Knee pain is...
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Knee Arthrodesis in the Treatment of Failed Total Knee Replacement Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/431677

The recommended methods of achieving fixation for a knee arthrodesis following a failed knee replacement include external fixation or internal fixation using an intramedullary nail or plate. This is a retrospective review of 26 patients that had failed total knee replacements treated by knee arthrodesis occurring at a single institution...
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Does ligament balancing technique affect kinematics in rotating platform PCL retaining knee arthroplasties

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2226194/

The goal of this prospective, randomized, blinded trial was to determine if ligament balancing techniques for rotating platform TKA affect postoperative knee kinematics. Sixteen patients with unilateral rotating platform TKA consented to participate in this institutional review board approved study. Eight patients were randomly selected to receive ligament balancing with...
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Posterior Cruciate Ligament Pathology eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic545.htm

The posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) of the knee has been the subject of many debates. The role of the PCL has become a topic of interest across the subspecialties of trauma, sports medicine, and knee arthroplasty. What, if any, treatment is required for a PCL-deficient knee is still a widely...
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Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic631.htm

Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty has had varying degrees of acceptance since its introduction approximately 30 years ago. Frequent and early failures were cited in initial studies. By the late 1990s, however, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty for the treatment of localized knee arthritis was becoming more common, and early outcome reports were favorable....
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Knee Osteotomy

Location: http://www.surgeryencyclopedia.com/Fi-La/Knee-Osteotomy.html

Definition Knee osteotomy is surgery that removes a part of the bone of the joint of either the bottom of the femur (upper leg bone) or the top of the tibia (lower leg bone) to increase the stability of the knee. Osteotomy redistributes the weight-bearing force on the knee by cutting... Expert
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Medial Compartment Arthritis eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic518.htm

Optimal surgical management of the unicompartmental osteoarthritic knee has eluded the orthopedist for decades. McKeever is credited with recognizing that arthritis of the knee could be unicompartmental in nature. Treatment options for medial compartment arthritis have varied extensively, including valgus unloading braces; opening or closing wedge osteotomies of the proximal...
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Knee Clinic

Location: http://www.kneeclinic.co.in/

The Knee Clinic is a partnership of specialist knee surgeons and associated disciplines. The conditions treated range across the whole spectrum of knee ailments: from sports knee injuries to knee arthritis, from arthroscopy (keyhole surgery) and ligament reconstruction to knee replacement. Knee clinic offers a full complement of modern treatments....
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Knee Arthrodesis after Failed Knee Replacement - MEDLINE Abstracts

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/434215

What's new concerning the use of knee arthrodesis after failed knee replacement? Find out in this easy-to-navigate collection of recent MEDLINE abstracts compiled by the editors at Medscape Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. Abstracts include -
Arthrodesis of the Knee with a Modular Titanium Intramedullary Nail
Arthrodesis Following Revision of a Knee Endoprosthesis....
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Patient-Specific Bicompartmental Knee Resurfacing Implant

Location: http://www.or-live.com/conformis/2500/index.cfm?cmpid=owl2500

OR-Live will broadcast a live surgery from Brigham and Women's Hospital utilizing a novel, personalized knee implant. The new prosthetic, the ConforMIS iDuo, is a bicompartmental resurfacing implant designed for patients whose arthritic damage is limited to either the medial or lateral compartments of the knee, in addition to the patellofemoral compartment. The implant resurfaces...
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Knee Surgery

Location: http://www.thehipclinic.co.uk/knee_surgery.htm

Knee Surgery The knee is, if anything, mechanically a more complex joint than the hip. Whilst serious hip problems are relatively rare in the younger, more active patient; knee trouble of one form or other can present at any age. Sporting injuries of varying severity are very common!... Expert
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Acute Knee Effusions - A Systematic Approach to Diagnosis

Location: http://www.aafp.org/afp/20000415/2391.html

Knee effusions may be the result of trauma, overuse or systemic disease. An understanding of knee pathoanatomy is an invaluable part of making the correct diagnosis and formulating a treatment plan. Taking a thorough medical history is the key component of the evaluation. The most common traumatic causes of knee...
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Lateral dislocation of the knee joint after total knee arthroplasty

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2518130/

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A 70-year-old woman was referred to our hospital because of right knee dislocation after TKA was performed on her right knee due to severe varus deformity and flexion contracture. This instability was caused by persistent MCL tightness and iatrogenic lateral collateral, arcuate ligament, and popliteus tendon injury.
The torn lateral...
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Saumya Orthocare- Center for reconstructive and Replacement Surgeries of Knee Joint AhmedabadIndia

Location: http://www.knee.in

Knee Clinic for Knee Pain; Knee Arthroscopy; Management of Cartilage Defects of Knee Joint, Meniscus & Ligaments Injuries of Knee; Knee Replacment, ie TKR
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Knees for You

Location: http://www.kneesforyou.com

Knees for You is a Patient to Patient Guide to knee pain, surgery and non-surgical treatments.  Knees for You features information about many total knee and partial knee replacement devices.  Personal knee replacement stories are included.  Interviews with leading knee orthopedic surgeons is features.  Medical studies and up to date...
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Knee stability assessment on anterior cruciate ligament injury

Location: http://www.smarttjournal.com/content/pdf/1758-2555-1-20.pdf

Knee stability assessment on anterior cruciate ligament injury: clinical and biomechanical approaches
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is common in knee joint accounting for 40% of sports injury. ACL injury leads to knee instability, therefore, understanding knee stability assessments would be useful for diagnosis of ACL injury, comparison between operation treatments...
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Knee stability assessment on anterior cruciate ligament injury

Location: http://www.smarttjournal.com/content/pdf/1758-2555-1-20.pdf

Knee stability assessment on anterior cruciate ligament injury: clinical and biomechanical approaches
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is common in knee joint accounting for 40% of sports injury. ACL injury leads to knee instability, therefore, understanding knee stability assessments would be useful for diagnosis of ACL injury, comparison between operation treatments...
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Lower Extremity Reconstruction - Knee eMedicine Plastics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1291548-overview

Soft tissue defects of the knee that require reconstructive surgery occur after trauma or following a surgical procedure. A common procedure that may require reconstructive surgery to achieve adequate soft tissue coverage of the knee is total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Wound breakdown with exposure of the prosthesis is rare and...
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LCS Complete Knee Replacement System

Location: http://www.or-live.com/depuy/index.cfm?cmpid=owl

In a live Internet webcast on A unique first hand surgical insight into the new high flexion primary knee & revison knee system
December 6, 2007, Lawrence S. Crossett, M.D., will perform two knee replacement surgeries using the LCS® Completeâ„¢ from DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. This broadcast will take place at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Shady Side...

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