The Effect of an Anterior Cervical Operation for Cervical Radiculopathy or Myelopathy on Associated Headaches
- The three As of joint replacement can address failed total knee arthroplasty. Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopedics Today;Sep2009, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p12
The article presents information on three joint reconstruction approaches for addressing failed total knee arthroplasty.
- Arthroplasty in the Treatment of Subcapital Hip Fracture. // Orthopedics;Mar2003, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p342
A quiz concerning arthroplasty in the treatment of subcapital hip fracture is presented.
- Identifying pathology of failed UKA during exam and surgery aids conversion to TKA. Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopedics Today;Nov2009, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p12
This article discusses research being done on unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) conversion to total knee arthroplasty (TKA).
- Implant positioning, soft tissue balancing can help avoid post-TSA instability. Brockenbrough, Gina // Orthopedics Today;Nov2009, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p18
This article discusses research being done on instability following arthroplasty.
- Emerging Ideas: Shared Decision Making in Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee. Bozic, Kevin J.; Chiu, Vanessa // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Jul2011, Vol. 469 Issue 7, p2081
Background: Despite the widely reported success of total joint arthroplasty (TJA) in reducing pain and improving quality of life and function for patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis, rates of TJA use vary widely throughout the United States, with broad disparities based on geographic,...
- Current and Novel Approaches to Treating Chondral Lesions. Wright, Timothy M.; Maher, Suzanne A. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2009 Supplement 1, Vol. 91-A Issue S1, p120
Total joint arthroplasty remains the most effective treatment to relieve pain and restore function in damaged and diseased joints; however, less invasive, more functional solutions are necessary for young, active patients who have chondral defects and are at the early stages of disease....
- COMMENTARY & PERSPECTIVE. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;2/20/2013, Vol. 95-A Issue 4, p384
The article presents abstracts on bone and joint surgery including "Multimodal Approach to Pain Management Following Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fracture: I'm a Beliver!," by Charles Cornell, "Bisphosphates and Nonhealing Femoral Structures: Is There (a) Safety (Signal) in...
- Postoperative Continuous Peripheral Nerve Blockade in The Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty Population. Turjanica, Mary Ann // MEDSURG Nursing;Jun2007, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p151
In certain patient populations, postoperative pain management increasingly relies on more localized anesthetic methods rather than systemic medications. Use of methods such as continuous peripheral nerve blockade demonstrates improved patient satisfaction and decreased length of hospital stay....
- A MINIMAL-INCISION TECHNIQUE IN TOTAL HIP ARTHROPLASTY DOES NOT IMPROVE EARLY POSTOPERATIVE OUTCOMES. Ogonda, Luke; Wilson, Roger; Archbold, Pooler; Lawlor, Marie; Humphreys, Patricia; O'Brien, Seamus; Beverland, David // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2005, Vol. 87-A Issue 4, p701
Background: Minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty has stirred substantial controversy with regard to whether it provides superior outcomes corn pared with total hip arthroplasty performed through longer incisions. The orthopaedic literature is deficient in well-designed scientific studies to...