TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2015, Cilt 14, Sayı, 2     (Sayfalar: 140-144)

Complications of revison of total knee arthroplasty

Ahmet Murat Bülbül 1, Ahmet Güray Batmaz 1

1 İstanbul Medipol Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, İstanbul

DOI: 10.14292/totbid.dergisi.2015.20
Görüntüleme: 286
İndirme : 166

Total knee arthroplasty is a widely used treatment modality with high patient satisfaction. Over a time of period 3–8% of them goes to revision surgery. Revision surgery can be done in single- or multi-stage modes. However, revision surgeries also have complications. Some of these are massive bone defects, soft tissue coverage defects, reinfections or even mortalities. Aim of this manuscript is to give an overall brief summary of the complications of revision knee arthroplasties.

Anahtar Kelimeler : knee arthroplasty, revision; complication