2015 World Arthroplasty Congress
April 16 - 18, 2015
Fine-Tuning Measured Resesction
Fine-Tuning Gap Balancing
Preserving the Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL): Do It the Right Way
Addressing Fixed Flexion Contracture
Debate: Surgical Navigation: Been There, Done That
Debate: Surgical Navigation: Been There, Done That
Unicompartmental with Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
Bicondylar Unicompartmental Replacement
High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) is Not Vestigial
Activity Levels After Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty (UKA)
Long-Term Outcome of TKA After Failed HTO
Short- and Medium-Term Outcome of Polyurethane and Polycarbonate-Urethane Knee Meniscal Replacement
There is No Good Alternative: Stick To TKA
Oversizing and Soft-Tissue Impingement
Intraoperative Management of Unexpected Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Insufficiency
Severe Varus and Valgus Deformities
Correlation of Knee and Hindfoot Deformities
TKA in the Morbidly Obese
Debate: Cementless Fixation: Pandora's Box?
Debate: Cementless Fixation: Pandora's Box?
How to Remove the Femoral Component
Finding the Joint Line Level
Dealing with Bone Defects
Initial Uncemented Acetabular Fixation
Modern Cementing Technique
Can Radiographs Predict the Need for Modular Stems in the Dysplastic Hip?
Femoral Component Selection
Complexities in Complex Primary THR
Allogeneic Cell Therapy for Gluteal Muscle Trauma Improves Functional Regeneration After THA
Does Coxa Plana Affect Surgical Difficulties in a THA?
Fit and Fill Design Doesn�t Fill the Need in Hip Replacement
The Effect of Liposomal Bupivacaine Injection During THA
Comparison of Patient-Reported Outcomes From Minihip Arthroplasty and Hip Resurfacing in Younger Adults
Abductor Biomechanics Clinically Impact the THR Dislocation Rate
A Comparison of Synovial Fluid, Urine, and Serum Ion Levels in Metal-on-Metal THA at 18 Years
Cup Placement Using A Haptically Guided Robotic Technology in THA
Does Robotic-Assisted Computer Navigation Affect Acetabular Cup Positioning in THA in the Obese Patient?
THA After Acetabular Fracture
Clinical Outcome and Survival of THA After Acetabular Fracture: A Case-Control Study
Proposal of Megaimplants in the Treatment of Osteomyelitis
Tapered Stems for Severe Femoral Bone Loss
Molded Articulating Cement Spacers
Plating Complex Acetabular Revisions
Cementless Acetabular Removal
Massive Acetabular Defects
Acetabular Impaction Grafting
Registries Report True Performance of a Procedure
Registries Are Severely Biased and Overrated
One-Stage Revision of the Infected Arthroplasty
Sports Participation After THA/TKA
Role of Arthroscopy: Highway to TKA/THA?
Fast-Track Surgery: Get You Out ASAP?
Local Injections for Pain Control
Gap Balancing versus Measured Resection
Raising the Joint Line in TKA Causes Significant Mid-Flexion Instability
A New Histopathology Grading System for the Characterization of Human Knee Osteoarthritis: A Biomechanical Validation
Characterization of Femoral Head Taper Corrosion Features Using an 18-Year Retrieval Database
National Trends in THA Outcomes in Patients with Coagulations Disorders: A Nationwide Database Study
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Prophylaxis - What Treatment is Needed for Our 2015?
Thromboembolic Risk with Tranexamic Acid for Primary THA and TKA
Blood Loss: Comparative Results with Three Different Preservation Strategies
Efficacy and Cost Analysis of Reinfusion Drains Versus Tranexamic Acid. A Prospective Randomized Trial
Multimodal Perioperative Pain Control
Use of Peri-Articular Injections for Perioperative Pain Control
Highlights of the Australian Registry Knees
Highlights of the Scandinavian Registry Knees
Highlights of the Scandinavian Registry Hips
Highlights of North American Registry Hips
Complication Reporting for THA/TKR Standardized Complication
Avoiding Surgical Site Infection
Modifiable Versus Nonmodifiable Risk Factors for Infection After Hip Arthroplasty
Enhanced Detection of Staphylococcus Aureus Colonization in Patients Undergoing THA
A New National Surgical Site Infection Surveillance Program for New Zealand
Biomarkers for Prosthetic Infection: The Role of Toll-Like Receptor (TLR)
Alpha-Defensin: Is This the Best Biomarker to Detect Periprosthetic Infection?
In Vivo Kinematics and Sound for THA Implanted Using Three Different Surgical Techniques
Preservation of Acetabular Bone Stock in THA Using Conventional versus Robotic Techniques: A Matched-Pair Controlled Study
The Anterior Approach for Primary Challenging and Revision THA
Direct Anterior Approach (DAA) THA: Fad or Here to Stay?
Early Results of Direct Anterior versus Posterior THA
Intraoperative Fracture in THA
Risk of Periprosthetic Fractures with Direct Anterior Primary THA
The Learning Curve: 160 DAA Cases
Lifetime Outcome of 2000 Primary Charnley THAs
Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene in Patients 50 Years and Younger
A Decade of Experience with Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene: 1484 Cases
Randomized Study on Highly Crosslinked Poly- and Oxinium versus Cobalt Chrom Using Radiostereometric Analysis (RSA)
20-Year Survey of THA Using 28-mm Metasul Articulation in Active Patients Younger Than 50 Years
Delta Ceramic-on-Ceramic THA _ Midterm Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) Study Results
Alumina-on-Alumina THA. Clinical Experience After 15 Years
25 Years of Ceramic THAs Experience: Why Ceramic is Here to Stay!
Is the Use of Ceramic-on-Ceramic Bearings A Reasonable Alternative to Metal-on-Polyethylene in Revision THR?
Fracture Mechanics and Risk Factors of Ceramic Breakage
Are Ceramic Heads Worth the Price? A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
New Patients� Related Risk Factors for Dislocation After THA
Lumbar Spine Fusion Limits Pelvic Mobility in THR Patients
Refining the Acetabular Component Safe Zone for Posterior Approach THA
What Safe Zone? Most Dislocated Total Hips Were Within the Lewinnek Zone
Factors Associated with Dislocation After THA Performed with Large Diameter Heads
Trade-Offs Between Stability and Wear in THR: A Mechanical Model
Interest of Dual-Mobility in Revision Hip Arthroplasty: Multicentric Prospective Study
Cumulative Risk of Reoperation and Revision After Revision THA for Instability
High Failure Rate After Constrained Liner for THA
Dual-Mobility Articulation Outperforms Constrained Liners in Patients at High Risk
Kinematics in Medial Unicompartmentals
Unloading the Medial Compartment
Automatic Characterization of Knee Ligaments Using Statistical Atlases
Quality of Implants and Patient Safety
Performance of Implants and Procedures in the Orthopaedic Community
Comparison of Patient-Relevant Outcomes After Hip Revision Surgery and Primary THR
Long-Term Results of Liner Polyethylene Cementation Technique in Revision for Peri-Acetabular Osteolysis
PSI in Large Acetabular Defects in Revision THA: Accuracy and Early Results
Use of Porous Tantalum Augments in Complex Revision THA: 5- to 12-Year Results
Pelvic Discontinuity: Outcome of Current Treatment Methods
Fatigue Fracture of the C-Stem Cemented Femoral Component in Revision Surgery Using Bone Impaction Grafting Technique
Tapered Fluted Modular Titanium Stems, Their Role in Revision
Survivorship and Complications of Revision THA With A Mid- Modular Femoral Stem
Double Conical Stem: New Solution for Revision Hip Surgery
Should We Abandon Metal-on-Metal Bearing?
Complications Associated With Large-Diameter Metal-on-Metal THA
Adverse Local Tissue Reactions in Asymptomatic Modular Metal-on-Metal Total Hips Decrease Over Time
5-Year, Prospective Study of Metal Ion Release Following Metal-on-Metal THA Before and After Revision
Trunion Issues at the Head-Neck Taper: Why Are They Occurring?
Adverse Local Tissue Reaction Secondary to Corrosion at the Head-Neck Junction
Effect of Frictional Torque and Bending Moment on the Fretting Corrosion Behaviour of the Femoral Head
Correlation of Corrosion and Biomechanics of A Single Modular Neck Hip Arthroplasty Design Retrieval
Taper Fretting and Corrosion in Hip Arthroplasty: How Ceramics Address this Clinical Issue
Lower Limb Joint Replacement in Patients with A History of Venous Thromboembolism
15-Year Results of TKAs After A Tibial Plateau Fracture
Determining Health-Related Quality-of-Life Outcomes Using the SF-6D Preference-Based Measure in Patients Following TKA
Early Results of A Highly Porous Titanium Cementless Tibial Baseplate in TKA
Does Varus Alignment Adversely Affect 6-Year Implant Survival and Function After Kinematically Aligned TKA?
Effects on the Survival of the Oxford Unicompartmental Knee Prosthesis After Implementation of the Oxford Guidelines
Does Stemmed Tibial Component in TKA Improve Outcomes in Patients with A Body Mass Index (BMI) Greater Than 30 Kg/M2?
Early Experience with Bicruciate-Retaining TKA
Modern Implants Facilitate Enhanced Patient Outcomes: Results of A Prospective Double-Blind Randomised Controlled Trial
Circumferential Electrocautery of the Patellar in the Primary TKR: A Meta-Analysis
Forward Solution Mathematical Modeling to Evaluate Future TKA Designs
Use of Stems in Revision Surgery, Comprehensive Algorithm
Hard Ceramic Thin Films on UHMWPE Inserts Realized by Means of Pulsed Plasma Deposition Technique
In Vitro Evaluation of Knee Kinematics: Is Squatting the Only Option?
Simulation of Balancing a TKA with A Navigation System: Towards an a' La Carte Balancing?
Immediate Quadriceps Peak Strength Related to Change of Anterior Femoral Offset in TKA
Walking Down Ramps: Single Radius CR TKA versus Multi- Radius CR TKA Kinematics
Patients with Reduced Flexion After PCL-Retaining TKR Have A More Posterior Femorotibial Contact Point
In Vivo Kinematics for Subjects Implanted with Either A Traditional or A Customized, Individually Made TKA
No Lift-Off Motion Occurs with Proper Coronal Alignment Regardless of Lateral Laxity in TKA
Can TKA Aiming for Mechanical Axis Alignment Restore Neutral Frontal Plane Kinematics During Gait?
Measurement of the Posterior Femoral Offset: Navigation is More Precise than Standard X-Rays
Quantifying the Kinetic Variability Inherent in Cementing Technique During TKA
Intraoperative Assessment of the Soft-Tissue Envelope is Integral to the Planning of UKA Components
Can Patient Shoe Size Be Used to Predict Components Size in TKA?
Rotational Positioning Technique in TKA When Using Anatomic or Symmetric Tibial Baseplate Designs
Physiologic Knee Joint Orientation in Medial Osteoarthritic Patients: A Comparison Between Neutral Alignment and Constitutional Varus
Kinematic Alignment via Shape-Matching Procedures Provides Better Joint Function than Conventional Mechanical
Stiffness of the Soft Tissue Complex During Intraoperative Gap Balancing in TKA
Can Robotic Surgery Improve Accuracy and Outcome in Unicompartmental Knee Replacement Surgery?
How Accurately Can Total Knees Be Balanced at Surgery?
Assessing and Quantifying Instability in Revision TKA
Increased Non-Stemmed Tibial Failures in Patients with A BMI _35 Undergoing TKA
Reduced Stem Length Does Not Adversely Affect Tibial Stability - A Prospective Randomised RSA Study
Meta-Analysis Comparing All-Polyethylene to Metal - Backed Tibial Component in TKA: Assessing Survivorship and Functional Outcomes
Sports After TKR. Is It Possible Without Influencing TKA Survivorship?
Short-Term Survivorship and Outcomes of Robotically Assisted Bicompartmental Arthroplasty
Predicting the In Vivo for CES at the Knee for Various Activities: Modeling versus Telemetry