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Not all diagnostic tests can help exclude or diagnose infection in patients after TKA
AMSTERDAM — Among the many tests and imaging orthopaedic surgeons can order, few tests effectively rule out infection in patients after total knee arthroplasty (TKA), according to a speaker here at the European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy Congress. Read more
Depression linked with suboptimal improvement after TKA
Results of this study associate suboptimal improvement in index knee function with depression and higher medical comorbidity scores in patients who undergo primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and revision TKA, respectively. Read more
Promising results seen with cementless unicompartmental knee replacement
Cementless unicompartmental knee replacement provides better fixation and is associated with less radiolucency than cemented unicompartmental knee replacement, according to a presentation at a recent meeting. Read more