Surgical techniques in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and alternative procedures / edited by Saverio Affatato ; contributors, R. Adala [and thirty others].

Cambridge, Massachusetts : Woodhead Publishing, 2015.
1 online resource (299 p.)
Woodhead Publishing series in biomaterials ; Number 87 ; Number 87.
Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials ; Number 87

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Total knee replacement.
Electronic books.
Brings together the fundamental knowledge, techniques and challenges involved in the realisation of functional joint motion and stability through this life-changing procedure.
Cover; Surgical Techniques inTotal Knee Arthroplasty(TKA) and AlternativeProcedures; Copyright; Contents; List of contributors; Woodhead Publishing Series in Biomaterials; Part One Fundamentals in total knee arthroplasty and alternative procedures; 1 The history of total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 1.1 Knee anatomy; 1.2 History of total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 1.3 Indications for a TKA; 1.4 Biomaterials used in TKA; 1.5 Operative procedure for TKA; 1.6 Surgical techniques; 1.7 Improvements and modern surgical TKA operations; 1.8 Alternative techniques to TKA operations; Acknowledgement
References2 Biomechanics of the knee; 2.1 Knee joint anatomy; 2.2 Analysis of motion; 2.3 Knee biomechanics; 2.4 Knee kinematics; 2.5 Knee statics; 2.6 Knee dynamics; 2.7 Biomechanical model of the knee; 2.8 Kinematics models; 2.9 Static or nearly static models; 2.10 Dynamic models; 2.11 Knee pathologies; 2.12 Knee prosthesis; 2.13 Knee biomechanics after knee replacement; Acknowledgements; References; 3 High tibial osteotomy (HTO) surgery; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Biomechanical principles; 3.3 Patient selection and preoperative evaluation process; 3.4 Selection process criteria
3.5 Surgical technique3.6 Postoperative complications; 3.7 Revision surgery for late failure of HTO; Acknowledgement; References; 4 Arthroscopic débridement in total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Intra-articular lesions in knee osteoarthritis; 4.3 Preoperative considerations; 4.4 Imaging; 4.5 Knee osteoarthritis: definition; 4.6 Historical evolution of arthroscopic débridement; 4.7 Indications and contraindications of arthroscopic débridement; 4.8 Operative techniques; 4.9 Role of arthroscopy as an adjunct to open surgery; 4.10 Results; 4.11 Future perspectives
4.12 ConclusionsReferences; Part Two Surgical techniques and considerations for total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 5 Challenges in total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 5.1 TKA in sequelae of poliomyelitis; 5.2 TKA after high tibial osteotomy; 5.3 TKA after varus distal femoral osteotomy; 5.4 Primary TKA in stiff and ankylosed knees; 5.5 Primary TKA in knees with bone loss; References; 6 Preoperative planning in total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Preoperative evaluation of the patient; 6.3 Indications and contraindications of TKA; 6.4 Preoperative radiographic analysis
6.5 Planning femoral and tibial cuts6.6 Templating; 6.7 Preoperative planning based on exam findings; 6.8 Conclusion; References; 7 The first surgical approach for total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Historical notes and medical use; 7.3 Indications for total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 7.4 Standard approaches for primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA); 7.5 Pre-operative preparation; 7.6 The traditional anterior surgical approach; 7.7 Partial knee replacement; 7.8 Minimal invasive surgery (MIS); 7.9 Computer assisted surgery and custom made knee replacement; 7.10 Rehabilitation
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Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index.
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Affatato, Saverio, editor.
Adala, R., contributor.