Paul A. Lotke
Raven Press, 1995 - Medical - 379 pages
This text is intended to be of use as a reference offering direct and detailed access to the techniques preferred by orthopaedic surgeons in knee arthroplasty. Chapters cover topics including: indications and contraindications; preoperative planning and patient evaluation; patient positioning and draping; specific surgical approaches and exposures; step-by-step accounts of the surgical procedure; postoperative management; expected results; rehabilitation; possible complications and their management. Full-colour, sequential, surgeon's-eye-view intraoperative photographs with supplemental drawings are provided, as well as radiographs, CT scans, MR images and other diagnostic studies.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
alignment antibiotics arthrodesis arthroscopic arthrotomy avulsion biopsy bone grafting Bone Joint Surg bone loss capsule cement Clin closure compartment complication condylar contracture debridement dissection distal femur exposure extension gaps extensor mechanism external rotation fat pad femoral component femoral condyle Figure fixed valgus flap flexed flexion fracture gastrocnemius implant incision infection Insall insertion intramedullary intraoperative joint line lateral femoral lateral release medial and lateral medial collateral ligament muscle Orthop osteoarthritis osteophytes osteotomy pain patellar component patellar tendon patellar tracking patellectomy patellofemoral patient performed placed popliteal posterior cruciate ligament POSTOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT PREOPERATIVE PLANNING prior problems procedure prosthesis proximal tibia quadriceps tendon radiograph range of motion removed repair resection retinaculum revision skin soft-tissue stem subluxation surgeon surgery surgical suture synovectomy synovial synovium technique tibial component tibial osteotomy tibial plateau tibial tubercle tissue total knee arthroplasty total knee replacement tourniquet unicompartmental valgus deformity valgus knee varus vastus medialis wedge wound