One of the world's leading authorities distills nearly 30 years of clinical and research experience into a practical guide to total knee arthroplasty. Each chapter is a self-contained presentation on a significant clinical challenge in knee replacement, featuring outstanding clinical photographs, drawings, and abundant summary tables. The book is supplemented by a DVD containing video clips with Dr. Scott's commentary, illustrating key techniques for both standard and complex knee replacements.
Regularly consult this expansive reference with topics of interest to surgeons of all levels of experience.
Quickly find pertinent information with a user-friendly index and hundreds of detailed, full-color illustrations.
Explore in-depth topics covering all facets of knee replacement, both operative and nonoperative, to restore function to diseased knee joints.
Comprehend complex methods through an easy-to-access procedure-based format that includes tips on what surgeons should avoid in every situation.
Take advantage of Dr. Scott's expert guidance in the design and technique of PCL retaining TKA and Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty.
Access frequently asked questions concerning total knee arthroplasty.
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1. The evolution of TKA in Boston 2. Posterior cruciate retaining vs substituting TKA 3. Mobile vs. fixed-bearing TKA 4. Primary TKA surgical technique 5. Correcting the varus knee 6. Correcting the valgus knee 7. Patello-femoral problems in TKA 8. Stiffness before and after TKA 9. Flexion contracture in TKA 10. TKA post osteotomy 11. TKA in Rheumatoid Arthritis 12. Bone stock deficiency in TKA 13. Bilateral simultaneous TKA 14. Sepsis in TKA 15. Staying and getting out of trouble during TKA 16. Re-operation after TKA 17. UKA 18. UKA surgical technique 19. Frequently asked question concerning TKA 20. Peri-operative management: rehabilitation, anti-coagulation