A Primer in Cartilage Repair and Joint Preservation of the Knee

A Primer in Cartilage Repair and Joint Preservation of the Knee

By: Tom Minas (author)Mixed Media

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"A Primer in Cartilage Repair and Joint Preservation of the Knee" presents the full range of treatment options for a changing, increasingly younger patient population. Dr. Thomas Minas demonstrates each technique-from non-surgical to mini-incision total knee arthroplasty to the recent developments in tissue biologics-through a step-by-step approach. Surgical photographs and illustrations and procedural videos online at website and on DVD provide detailed guidance. This highly visual, multimedia reference guides you in choosing the best treatment course for each patient.

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Part 1: Decision Making Chapter 1: Chondral Injury and Osteoarthritis: The Impact of Articular Cartilage Lesions Chapter 2: Cartilage Repair and Regeneration Chapter 3: Imaging: The Basis for a Sound Decision in Joint Preservation Chapter 4: Patient Evaluation, Cartilage Defect, and Evidence: Putting It All Together Part 2: Cartilage Repair Surgical Techniques Chapter 5: Debridement, Microfracture, and Osteochondral Autograft Transfer for Treatment of Cartilage Defects Chapter 6: Use of Fresh Osteochondral Allograft for Chondral and Osteochondral Defects in the Knee Chapter 7: Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation Part 3: Surgical Management of Background Factors Chapter 8: Tibial Osteotomy Chapter 9: Femoral Varus Osteotomy Chapter 10: Patellofemoral Malalignment. Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy, and Trochleoplasty Chapter 11: Treatment of Deep Osteochondritis Dissecans Lesions, Avascular Necrosis, and Osteochondral Defects of the Knee Using Autologous Bone Grafting Chapter 12: Meniscal Allograft Transplantation Chapter 13: Complex Cases in Cartilage Repair: Tricks and Tips Chapter 14: Emerging Technologies Part 4: Early Intervention in Osteoarthritis Chapter 15: Patellofemoral Arthroplasty Chapter 16: Patient-Specific Unicompartmental and Bicompartmental Resurfacing Arthroplasty Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/03/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781416066545
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781416066545
  • weight: 1098
  • ISBN10: 1416066543

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