Medical devices company Fuse Medical Inc (OTCPK:FZMD) reported on Thursday the availability of its next-generation comprehensive line of orthopaedic product offerings, the Sterizo Total Knee Replacement
To investigate the effect of the app on pain and opiate use, Dutch researchers randomly assigned 71 patients (aged 56-70 years) undergoing total knee replacement
the app and usual care (38 patients) or usual care alone (33) in the first two weeks at home after surgery.
Orthopaedic surgery company THINK Surgical Inc said on Thursday that has filed for the US FDA's 510(k) market clearance for its active robot, TSolution One, for use in total knee replacement
Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with advanced disease-specific care standards and total hip and total knee replacement
requirements, including orthopedic consultation, and pre-operative, intraoperative and post-surgical orthopedic surgeon follow-up care.
Zimmer Biomet's new robotic knee system has been developed to assist surgeons in optimizing their accuracy and efficiency when planning and performing total knee replacement
Functional assessment of patients after total knee replacement
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OMNI's OMNIBotics is a total knee replacement
solution that combines a robotic cutting guide with the world's first robotic tool to measure ligament function.
Why do you want to do a total knee replacement
The eye-catching finding was the difference in the incidence of total knee replacement
(TKR) through 5 years: 10% in those who underwent arthroscopic partial meniscectomy, either as initial therapy or after crossing over from the physical therapy group, compared with 2% in patients who underwent physical therapy alone.
Method: This comparative randomised study was conducted at Ghurki Trust Teaching Hospital, Lahore, between July 2015 and January 2016, and comprised all patients admitted for bilateral total knee replacement
. Patients were randomly divided into two equal groups.
Knee implant segment includes a wide range of sub-segments, such as partial knee implants (fixed bearing and mobile bearing), total knee replacement
implants (non-constrained retraining implants), semi-constrained substituting implants, hinged/retained implants, mobile bearing total knee replacement
implants (non-constrained retraining implants, semi-constrained substituting implants, and hinged/retained implants) and others (artificial cruciate ligaments and cartilage repair).
Total Knee Replacement
A knee replacement procedure typically takes about two hours.