Commercially Funded and United States-Based Research Is More Likely to Be Published; Good-Quality Studies with Negative Outcomes Are Not
- Clinical and radiological outcomes of fixed- versus mobile-bearing total knee replacement: a meta-analysis. Smith, Toby O.; Ejtehadi, Farshid; Nichols, Rachel; Davies, Leigh; Donell, Simon T.; Hing, Caroline B. // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Mar2010, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p325
Controversy exists regarding the clinical and radiological differences in outcomes between fixed- and mobile-bearing total knee replacements (TKR). The aim of this study was to compare these two TKR designs using a meta-analysis of the electronic databases MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL and AMED in...
- Evaluation of the accuracy of patient-specific cutting blocks for total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis. Cavaignac, Etienne; Pailhé, Regis; Laumond, Gregoire; Murgier, Jérôme; Reina, Nicolas; Laffosse, Jean; Bérard, Emilie; Chiron, Philippe // International Orthopaedics;Aug2015, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p1541
Purpose: Because published studies on the accuracy achieved with patient-specific guides during total knee arthroplasty (TKA) contradict each other, this systematic review and meta-analysis sought to compare radiological TKA outcomes when patient-specific cutting blocks (PSCB) were used to the...
- Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty survival rate higher in female patients. Press, Robert // Orthopedics Today;Dec2009, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p8
The article reports on a study which found a higher survival rate of unicompartmenal knee arthroplasty (UKA) in female patients and in patients who undergo primary UKA at a younger age.
- Arthroscopic observation was useful to detect loosening of the femoral component of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty in a recurrent hemoarthrosis. // SMARTT: Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation, Therapy & ;2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p8
The article presents a case study of a 58-year-old man who was admitted in a hospital in Great Britain with anteromedial pain and hemarthrosis of the knee joint 10 months after undergoing mobile-bearing unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA). It is reported that, the man was admitted after...
- Bi-unicompartmental versus total knee arthroplasty: a matched paired study with early clinical results. // Advances in Orthopaedics;Mar2010, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p25
The article offers information on the result of a study regarding the viability of bi-unicompartmental knee arthroplasty as an option for treating patients with bicompartmental tibiofemoral osteoarthritis in selected cases.
- Interest in uni knees growing. // Orthopedics Today;Jun2008, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p1
The article presents an introduction to reports on unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA), including implanting techniques and navigation for minimally-invasive UKA.
- Erratum to: Periarticular Injection in Knee Arthroplasty Improves Quadriceps Function. Chaumeron, Arnaud; Audy, Daniel; Drolet, Pierre; Lavigne, Martin; Vendittoli, Pascal-André // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Jun2013, Vol. 471 Issue 6, p2042
A correction to the article "Periarticular Injection in Knee Arthroplasty Improves Quadriceps Function" that was published online in the April 4, 2013 issue of the periodical is presented.
- Total knee replacement - the evolving sub-Saharan experience. George, Akintunde Oladipo; Ofori-Atta, Paul // Tropical Doctor;Apr2008, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p118
Patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis of the knee underwent primary elective knee arthroplasty in a well-equipped hospital in Accra, Ghana. Our main outcome measures was the new modified Oxford Knee scores (preoperative and postoperative scores). Median preoperative and postoperative...
- Knee Society Introduces New Knee Scoring System. // AAOS Now;Jan2012, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p14
The article offers information on the new Knee Scoring System (KSS) developed by the Knee Society that serves as a simple and objective way to measure the functional ability prior and after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in the U.S.