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Publication Name World Journal of Orthopedics
Manuscript ID 8552
Country/Territory Greece
2013-12-30 11:03
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ISSN 2218-5836 (online)
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Category Orthopedics
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Common controversies in total knee replacement surgery: Current evidence
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Vasileios S Nikolaou, Dimitrios Chytas and George C Babis
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Corresponding author Vasileios S Nikolaou MD, PhD, MSc, 2nd Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University, 21 Dimitriou Ralli Str, Maroussi, 15124 Athens, Greece. vassilios.nikolaou@gmail.com
Key Words Total knee replacement; Controversy; Literature review; Patella resurfacing; Patella eversion; Posterior stabilized; Cruciate retaining; Tourniquet; Continuous passive motion
Core Tip A literature review has been conducted in an effort to present the best available evidence of the last decade and to shed light on some of the most controversial subjects related to total knee replacement surgery. Patella resurfacing or not? Posterior cruciate retaining or sacrificing? Continuous passive motion or not? Tourniquet or not? These are some of the most debatable topics that until now have been persistent dilemmas for the orthopedic surgeon. Results of this systematic review of the literature are highly controversial. These conflicting results are an indication that larger and better conducted high quality trials are needed in order to gain more secure answers.
Publish Date 2014-08-20 20:37
Citation Nikolaou VS, Chytas D, Babis GC. Common controversies in total knee replacement surgery: Current evidence. World J Orthop 2014; 5(4): 460-468
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/2218-5836/full/v5/i4/460.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.5312/wjo.v5.i4.460
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