unicompartmental osteoarthritis

unicompartmental osteoarthritis

Orthopedics Osteoarthritis which affects only part of a joint, classically seen in the knee, where only one of the 2 condyles is affected.
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In the first section preoperative questions is subjected including indications, unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee, patient with vascular problems, donating blood, bilateral arthroplasty, patellar resurfacing, range of motion, bearing surface, contraindications, teaching class for patients prior surgery.
The two patents relate to adjustable knee braces used in the treatment of unicompartmental osteoarthritis or following high tibial osteotomy.
Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty occupies a special niche in the treatment of unicompartmental osteoarthritis and supplements total knee replacement and high tibial osteotomy surgery.
Goodfellow JW, Kershaw CJ, Benson MK, et al: The Oxford knee for unicompartmental osteoarthritis.
The Oxford(TM) System is currently utilized in the treatment of over 16,000 cases of medial unicompartmental osteoarthritis annually outside the United States, where its proven long-term clinical results demonstrate a 98% success rate at 10 years.
Research was conducted on knee specimens that were extracted from patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty for unicompartmental osteoarthritis.
Nasdaq NM Symbol: ORTH), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected orthopedic products for the sports medicine market, headquartered here, today announced it will acquire Big Sky Medical Corporation, a Bozeman, Montana based manufacturer of the Montana knee brace used for the treatment of unicompartmental osteoarthritis.