Replacement of the femoral and tibial surfaces of the kee joint with metal and plastic, and generally also part of the patella.

Synonyms: 
Total knee arthroplasty
TKR
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Knee replacement surgery

A discussion about the key issues relating to knee replacement.

As surgeons, we are always looking for ways to improve the outcome for our patients after surgery.

It is not only the surgery itself that influences outcome, but other factors may positively or negatively affect things.

The AAOS (American Association of...

A discussion of those triggers that may lead to a stiff knee after knee replacement.

Interpretation of a journal article about continuing pain after knee replacement.

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