Total Knee Replacement in Medial Arthritis: Surgical Technique

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Abstract

A detailed history and orthopedic physical and radiological evaluation are required for preoperative planning. The aim is to establish which surgical approach is most suitable, to choose the appropriate prosthetic implant, and importantly to anticipate any possible intraoperative technical difficulties that may be encountered.

Keywords

Arthritis Polyethylene Heparin Osteoarthritis Perforation 

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© Springer-Verlag London 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Lyon Ortho Clinic, Clinique de la SauvegardeLyonFrance
  2. 2.Department of Orthopaedic SurgerySports Health and Performance Institute, The Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA

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