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Introduction

  • Fabio Catani
  • Stefano Zaffagnini
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Abstract

The idea to write a book on the use of computer-assisted surgery and robotics in orthopedic surgery can appear not up to date due to the low impact that this technology has had in the everyday practice for most orthopedic surgeons. AAOS recently made a survey of the use of CAS and found that only 7 % of the orthopedic surgeons use CAS for TKA.

Keywords

Total Knee Arthroplasty Orthopedic Surgeon Joint Replacement Minimally Invasive Surgery Robotic Technology 
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© ESSKA 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of Modena and Reggio EmiliaModenaItaly
  2. 2.Clinica Ortopedica e Traumatologica IIIIstituto Ortopedico RizzoliBolognaItaly
  3. 3.Laboratorio di Biomeccanica e Innovazione TecnologicaIstituto Ortopedico RizzoliBolognaItaly

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