Is There a Role for Bicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty?

    In appropriately selected patients, bicompartmental knee arthroplasty may be an acceptable alternative to total knee arthroplasty for managing bicompartmental knee osteoarthritis.

    But revisions for pain are not uncommon, especially in the first year after surgery.

    That’s the conclusion of Alfred J. Tria Jr., MD, from St. Peters University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey, who discussed the procedure at the Transatlantic Orthopaedic Congress.

    Click the image above to hear Dr. Tria’s comments.

    Producer: Susan Doan-Johnson; Director and Post Production: Michael Bugera