How Soft-Tissue Balancing Affects Outcomes of TKA

    Three experienced joint replacement surgeons – Jeffrey DeClaire, MD; Patrick Meere, MD; and Michel Bonnin, MD – share their thoughts on how soft-tissue balancing and component fit influence short- and long-term outcomes of total knee arthroplasty.

    Importance of soft-tissue balancing

    Techniques for evaluating and achieving soft-tissue balancing

    Importance of component fit

    Evaluating component fit

    Producer: Susan Doan-Johnson; Director and Post Production: Charles Maynard