Knee Arthroplasty News and Research

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Knee arthroplasty or knee replacement surgery has developed to its present advanced stage over the last few decades. This is mainly due to technical advances and better understanding of knee pathophysiology and functions.
Weight loss before arthroplasty improves some outcomes in patients with morbid obesity

Weight loss before arthroplasty improves some outcomes in patients with morbid obesity

Partial knee replacements are more cost effective and could save the NHS millions

Partial knee replacements are more cost effective and could save the NHS millions

First surgery in the U.S. to implant device for knee osteoarthritis

First surgery in the U.S. to implant device for knee osteoarthritis

FDA approves Medacta’s two new kinematic alignment options for knee replacement surgery

FDA approves Medacta’s two new kinematic alignment options for knee replacement surgery

In-home physical therapy care for knee replacement patients leads to better recovery

In-home physical therapy care for knee replacement patients leads to better recovery

FundamentalVR launches first-of-its-kind SaaS software platform for surgical simulation

FundamentalVR launches first-of-its-kind SaaS software platform for surgical simulation

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

HSS study aims to find if bariatric surgery prior to knee replacement can improve outcomes

DePuy Synthes' ATTUNE Knee System may improve patient outcomes and reduce hospital stays

DePuy Synthes' ATTUNE Knee System may improve patient outcomes and reduce hospital stays

Research finds correlation between perioperative air travel and high risk of venous thromboembolism

Research finds correlation between perioperative air travel and high risk of venous thromboembolism

Outpatient total knee replacement surgery linked to higher rates of complications

Outpatient total knee replacement surgery linked to higher rates of complications

Multiple methods found to minimize pain caused by surgery and reduce use of opioids

Multiple methods found to minimize pain caused by surgery and reduce use of opioids

Genetic testing can improve safety of common blood thinner, study shows

Genetic testing can improve safety of common blood thinner, study shows

DePuy Synthes knee system shown to be beneficial for economics and patient reported outcomes

DePuy Synthes knee system shown to be beneficial for economics and patient reported outcomes

Bariatric surgery prior to joint replacement can improve outcomes in morbidly obese patients

Bariatric surgery prior to joint replacement can improve outcomes in morbidly obese patients

A positive announcement for DePuy Synthes’ ATTUNE® Knee System

A positive announcement for DePuy Synthes’ ATTUNE® Knee System

New data shows positive results for DePuy Synthes ATTUNE Knee System

New data shows positive results for DePuy Synthes ATTUNE Knee System

CreakyJoints announces first patient-friendly guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis

CreakyJoints announces first patient-friendly guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis

Study shows universal health insurance may mitigate surgical disparities for African Americans

Study shows universal health insurance may mitigate surgical disparities for African Americans

Study finds racial, ethnic disparities in utilization rate and health outcomes after TKR surgery

Study finds racial, ethnic disparities in utilization rate and health outcomes after TKR surgery

ACB could lead to quicker, safer recovery after total knee arthroplasty

ACB could lead to quicker, safer recovery after total knee arthroplasty