Impact of Complications in Total Ankle Replacement and Ankle Arthrodesis Analyzed with a Validated Outcome Measurement
- Ankle Arthroplasty and Ankle Arthrodesis: Gait Analysis Compared with Normal Controls. Singer, Syndie; Klejman, Susan; Pinsker, Ellie; Houck, Jeff; Daniels, Tim // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;12/18/2013, Vol. 95 Issue 24, p1
Background: This study compared patients with isolated end-stage ankle osteoarthritis, after undergoing either total ankle arthroplasty or arthrodesis, using gait analysis and patient-reported outcome measures to elucidate differences between the two treatment options, as compared with a healthy...
- A systematic review of outcome and failure rate of uncemented Scandinavian total ankle replacement. Zhao, Hongmou; Yang, Yunfeng; Yu, Guangrong; Zhou, Jiaqian // International Orthopaedics;Dec2011, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p1751
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to provide cumulative data about the intermediate to long-term outcome of Scandinavian total ankle replacement (STAR) in the literature and to provide a summary of survival rate, implant failure rate and reasons. Methods: A comprehensive search for all...
- Perioperative complications of the MOBILITY total ankle system: comparison with the HINTEGRA total ankle system. KYUNG TAI LEE; YOUNG KOO LEE; KI WON YOUNG; HAK JUN KIM; SHIN YI PARK; JIN SU KIM; KI CHUN KIM // Journal of Orthopaedic Science;May2010, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p317
The perioperative complications associated with MOBILITY total ankle replacement arthroplasty have not yet been reported. During the research period from May 2008 to June 2009, a total of 30 consecutive cases of ankle arthritis were treated with surgery. An investigation into the perioperative...
- Total Ankle Arthroplasty. // Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases;2011, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p27
No abstract available.
- Ankle arthrodesis and arthroplasty increase high-level step activity. Owens, Colleen // Orthopedics Today;Sep2012, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p52
The article discusses a study by Marisa R. Benich and colleagues, which concluded that ankle arthrodesis and arthroplasty increased high-level step activity as well as self-reported function in patients suffering from osteoarthritis (OA).
- Arthroplasty versus arthrodesis for end-stage ankle arthritis: decision analysis using Markov model. Kwon, Dae; Chung, Chin; Park, Moon; Sung, Ki; Kim, Tae; Lee, Kyoung // International Orthopaedics;Nov2011, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p1647
Background: Total ankle arthroplasty and arthrodesis are the two mainstreams of treatment for end-stage ankle arthritis. This study was performed to determine which is a better choice for ankle arthritis, using a decision analysis and Markov model to reflect the repetitive nature of revision...
- Revision Total Ankle Replacement. Myerson, Mark S.; Aiyer, Amiethab A.; Ellington, J. Kent // Essential Surgical Techniques;Apr-Jun2015, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1
The article offers step-by-step instructions for revision total ankle replacement.
- Total Ankle Replacement for Treatment of End-Stage Osteoarthritis in Elderly Patients. Hintermann, Beat; Knupp, Markus; Zwicky, Lukas; Barg, Alexej // Journal of Aging Research;2012, p1
End-stage osteoarthritis of the ankle is a disabling problem, particularly in elderly patients who experience an overall loss of mobility and functional impairment and who then need compensatory adaption. Ankle arthrodesis, which has been demonstrated to provide postoperative pain relief and...
- Effectiveness of Four-Corner Arthrodesis with Use of a Locked Dorsal Circular Plate. Luegmair, Matthias; Houvet, Patrick // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Oct2012, Vol. 470 Issue 10, p2764
Background: Compared with traditional methods of fixation in four-corner arthrodesis, reviews of results using a dorsal circular plate (DCP) have identified higher complication rates. As the use of circular plate fixation for limited wrist arthrodesis was found to be a valuable concept per se...