arthroplasty


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arthroplasty

(ˈɑːθrəˌplæstɪ)
n
(Surgery) surgical repair of a diseased joint
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arthroplasty - surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated jointarthroplasty - surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated joint
arthrodesis - the surgical fixation of a joint which is intended to result in bone fusion
surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process, surgery, operation - a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; "they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available"; "he died while undergoing surgery"
Translations

ar·thro·plas·ty

n. artroplastia, reparación quirúrgica plástica de una articulación.

arthroplasty

n (pl -ties) artroplastia
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Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a common orthopedic procedure used to treat osteoarthritis of the knee.
Periprosthetic joint infections (PJI) are a common complication of arthroplasty, with an incidence of 1-3% [1, 2].
Trunnion wear in the setting of total hip arthroplasty (THA) continues to be an important cause of prosthesis failure, accounting for up to 3% of THA revision procedures [1].
Joint replacement is commonly used to salvage failed internal fixation of hip fractures (FIFHF).Our objective was to present the outcome of Arthroplasty after FIFHF in our patients.
For patients undergoing shoulder joint replacement surgery (arthroplasty), higher body mass index is linked to increased complicationsincluding the need for "revision" surgery, reports a study in the June 7 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery.
The objective of this study was to investigate the satisfactions of patients with total hip arthroplasty (THA) in terms of gender.
Nowadays we encounter in our practice Parkinson's disease patients suffering from hip joint osteoarthritis and avascular necrosis of femoral head, or complications of the hip arthroplasty implanted before the onset of Parkinson's disease such as symptomatic aseptic loosening or periprosthetic fracture of the femur [6].
Keywords: Length of stay, Total knee arthroplasty, Predictors, LOS, TKA.