Early Outcome Assessment of Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty Using Metaphyseal Sleeves
Metaphyseal sleeves, through their design, could allow reconstruction of the knee in cases of severe bone loss by allowing rigid internal fixation and proper alignment of the extremity and components.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective
Revision Total Knee Replacement
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
Results (where available)
- Source: http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01156558
- Information obtained from ClinicalTrials.gov on July 15, 2010
Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
Replacement of the knee joint.
Replacement for a knee joint.
Partial or total replacement of a joint.
Arthroplasty, Replacement, Finger
Partial or total replacement of one or more FINGERS, or a FINGER JOINT.
Partial or total replacement of the CORNEA from one human or animal to another.
Long term follow-up is needed to determine whether current Mobile Bearing revision Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) designs will improve implant longevity. The potential advantages of mobile...
To compare muscle torque recovery between patients under subvastus approach and those under midvastus approach after total knee replacement
The purpose of this study is to determine if tranexamic acid significantly reduces blood loss and blood transfusion in revision total hip replacement. Tranexamic acid is a drug that helps...
The study will evaluate the clinical performance of the rotating platform and fixed bearing implants through patient questionnaires, outcomes scoring and radiographic assessment.
The objectives of this study are to assess the safety and effectiveness of the Journey Deuce Bicompartmental Knee System at 4-6 weeks, 4 months, 1 year, and 2 years when compared to total...
Infection in total knee replacement is a rare but devastating complication. The current literature tends to support a two-stage revision as definitive treatment of established deep infection. Despite...
National registers compare implants by their revision rates, but the validity of the method has never been assessed. The New Zealand Joint Registry publishes clinical outcomes (Oxford knee scores, OKS...
We present the first ever reported case of bilateral total knee replacements in a congenital amputee with bilateral fibular deficiency. A 60year old woman with bilateral fibular hemimelia presented wi...
Metallosis is a rare cause of failure after total knee replacement and has only previously been reported when there has been abnormal metal-on-metal contact. We describe 14 patients (15 knees) whose t...