The Sterizo Total Knee System
technology platform is based on proven and accepted design principles in the orthopaedic total knee arthroplasty marketplace.
Exactech has completed successful first surgeries with Truliant Porous, the newest implant innovation in the Truliant Total Knee System
. A union of strength in design and innovative manufacturing technology, Truliant Porous is a non-cemented implant system that is designed for reproducibility and efficiency in total knee arthroplasty.
XpandOrtho's ligament-balancing technology provides a strong framework for integration into the ExactechGPS system to further advance its Truliant Total Knee System
Kinematic Alignment will be an addition to efforts toward personalized solutions and to the GMK Sphere Total Knee System
, a medially stabilized design that facilitates taking full advantage of the kinematic approach due to its intrinsic design features.
For all knee arthroplasties a cemented, cruciate-retaining implant design was used (PFC Sigma Total Knee System
, DePuySynthes Orthopedics, Kirkel, Germany).
The NAVIO robotics-assisted surgical system aids in implanting the JOURNEY[TM] II XR (bi-cruciate retaining total knee system
) which is one of the only total knee designs allowing retention of the ACL, and is designed to improve patient satisfaction.
The Genesis II Total Knee System
(Smith & Nephew, Inc., Memphis, TN, USA) was selected as the implant for this study.
The patient had undergone right cemented TKA, using a LEGION cruciate-retaining total knee system
(Smith & Nephew, Memphis, TN, USA), without patella resurfacing.
By combining Blue Belt Technologies with Smith & Nephew products, Smith & Nephew executives intend to expand the company's product portfolio beyond partial knees, launching the Total Knee System
in 2017 and developing a bi-cruciate retaining knee system and a revision knee system--both currently in Blue Belt's development pipeline.
Clinical and kinematic outcomes of a rotating platform posterior stabilized total knee system
. J Arthroplasty 2013;28:624-30.
The Freedom Knee, the world's first total knee system
was implanted in a 48-year-old female patient yesterday.