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Knee Arthroplasty Handbook

Techniques in Total Knee and Revision Arthroplasty

  • Giles R. Scuderi
  • Alfred J. TriaJr.


  • Presents the essentials of total knee arthroplasty and revision TKA

  • Key information on complex topics is easily accessible

  • Contributors are world-renowned experts


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Giles R. Scuderi
    Pages 1-6
  3. Alfred J. Tria Jr.
    Pages 7-24
  4. David J. Yasgur, Giles R. Scuderi, John N. Insall
    Pages 25-40
  5. Frankie M. Griffin, Giles R. Scuderi, John N. Insall
    Pages 41-56
  6. Paul A. Lotke, R.G. Simon
    Pages 57-69
  7. Alfred J. Tria Jr
    Pages 70-79
  8. Aaron A. Hofmann, David F. Scott
    Pages 80-103
  9. Kelly G. Vince, Daniel A. Oakes
    Pages 104-115
  10. Gerard A. Engh
    Pages 116-132
  11. James Rand, William Marti
    Pages 133-149
  12. Giles R. Scuderi, Henry D. Clarke
    Pages 150-153
  13. Robert E. Booth Jr., Frank P. Femino
    Pages 154-157
  14. Giles R. Scuderi, Brian C. De Muth
    Pages 158-168
  15. Robert E. Booth Jr., David G. Nazarian
    Pages 169-174
  16. Wayne G. Paprosky, Todd D. Sekundiak, John Kronick
    Pages 175-189
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 191-209

About this book


This text is designed to be a concise guide to the essentials of total knee arthroplasty and revision total knee arthroplasty. Edited by Drs. Giles R. Scuderi and Alfred J. Tria, Jr., the text is ideal for orthopedic residents and surgeons. World-renowned experts cover basic principles and instrumentation, ligament releases, and bone defects. Fixation in total knee arthroplasty, both with cement and cementless, is considered. Complex topics regarding revision arthroplasty are detailed as well, including three-step technique, constrained total knee designs, and two-stage reimplantation for infected total knee arthroplasty. Revision of periprosthetic femur fractures and tibial periprosthetic fractures is also addressed. By highlighting key topics in total knee arthroplasty, this practical book is an invaluable reference to have on hand.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Giles R. Scuderi
    • 1
  • Alfred J. TriaJr.
    • 2
  1. 1.Insall Scott Kelly InstituteNew York
  2. 2.Orthopaedic Center of New JerseySomersetUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Knee Arthroplasty Handbook
  • Book Subtitle Techniques in Total Knee and Revision Arthroplasty
  • Editors Giles R. Scuderi
    Alfred J. Tria
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-387-30730-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-387-33531-5
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 210
  • Number of Illustrations 75 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Orthopedics
    Surgical Orthopedics
    Sports Medicine
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