SHORT- AND MIDDLE-TERM RESULTS OF KNEE JOINT REPLACEMENT WITH ZIMMER NexGen CR AND LPS IMPLANTS

A. B. Slobodskoy, A. G. Lezhnev, I. S. Badak, I. V. Voronin, A. G. Dunaev, P. A. Bystryakov
2011 Travmatologiâ i Ortopediâ Rossii  
The article presents the experience gained by orthopedic unit of Saratov Regional Clinical Hospital at knee joint replacement with modern implants. We analyzed use of Zimmer NexGen CR and LPC implants for initial total knee joint replacement in 285 patients. The monitoring continued for 5 years. Good and excellent results were observed in 92% of cases. Pyogenic complications were observed in 2.3% of cases. The article describes the methods of surgical intervention and post-surgical
more » ... rgical rehabilitation. We consider our experience with Zimmer NexGen LPS and CR knee-joint implants as positive and prospective for further use.
doi:10.21823/2311-2905-2011-0-3-19-33 doaj:185b36161cb946738f988e370e8a7621 fatcat:lw24rct2szfrpnft5y5zfinkai