IJCM  Vol.4 No.6 A , June 2013
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: A Perspective from Computer Assisted Navigation
ABSTRACT

Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty (UKA) is an established procedure for the treatment of unicompartmental arthritis. Success depends on a clear understanding of the principles and kinematics of the knee. Restoration of the physiological axis and soft tissue balancing is the key to a successful outcome. We outline the basic principles of UKA and the role of computer assisted surgery in achieving these goals.


Cite this paper
A. Shetty, V. Shetty and S. Kim, "Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: A Perspective from Computer Assisted Navigation," International Journal of Clinical Medicine, Vol. 4 No. 6, 2013, pp. 20-22. doi: 10.4236/ijcm.2013.46A004.
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