Using Press-fit Components in Primary and Revision TKA

    In an interview exclusive to ICJR, William J. Long, MD, FRCSC, and Michael D. Ries, MD, describe their experience in total knee arthroplasty, including:

    • Use of press-fit components in primary and revision procedures
    • Expanding indications for press-fit components
    • Potential advantages versus cemented components

    Dr. Long is from the Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine and NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, and Dr. Ries is from the Tahoe Fracture & Orthopaedic Clinic, Carson City, Nevada.

    Click the image above to hear their comments.

    Producer: Michael Szuch; Director: Michael Bugera; Post Production: Charles Maynard