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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Picard and the Golden Jubilee Hospital as additional surgeons become trained and start using the NavioPFS system to treat patients with unicompartmental osteoarthritis.
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.
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.
The Freestyle (TM) OA Knee Brace is designed for patients with mild to moderate unicompartmental osteoarthritis.
Research was conducted on knee specimens that were extracted from patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty for unicompartmental osteoarthritis.
The MAKOplasty(TM) program also provides surgeons with an early intervention to effectively treat patients with unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee, allowing patients to retain their pre-operative lifestyle.
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.
GII) over an alleged infringement of patents covering knee braces for the treatment of unicompartmental osteoarthritis.