Fundamentals and Strategies for Joint-Preserving Treatment

  • Joachim Grifka
  • Darrell J. Ogilvie-Harris
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. S. Klug, G. Weseloh
    Pages 9-22
  3. W. Mohr
    Pages 23-35
  4. D. J. Ogilvie-Harris, C.-H. Choi
    Pages 93-102
  5. A. B. Imhoff, G. M. Oettl, P. Schöttle, J. Agneskirchner, A. Burkart
    Pages 103-110
  6. J. Grifka, T. Kalteis, W. Plitz
    Pages 138-147
  7. D. Lazovic
    Pages 148-164
  8. E. Broll-Zeitvogel, J. Tyws, A. M. Müller, J. Grifka
    Pages 176-183
  9. D. Windemuth
    Pages 196-209
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 211-215

About these proceedings


Joint-preserving techniques for conservative and operative treatment in gonarthritis are developing rapidly. This book outlines the latest treatment options for joint preservation in osteoarthritis. These include drug treatment, viscosupplementation, arthroscopy, cartilage transplantation and osteotomy. Experts have reviewed and updated each area including their own personal experience.


Arthroscopy Joint Diseases Osteoarthiritis bone cartilage knee osteoarthritis osteotomy physiotherapy rehabilitation rheumatology

Editors and affiliations

  • Joachim Grifka
    • 1
  • Darrell J. Ogilvie-Harris
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedics, St. Josef-HospitalRuhr-University BochumBochumGermany
  2. 2.Edith Cavell Wing 1-032University of Toronto and the Toronto HospitalTorontoCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-87754-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-87752-0
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals