Source: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy 2016, 24(11), 3678–83
Date of publication: November 2016
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Looked at 38 total knee arthroplasties where patient-specific guides were used and which had a minimum 2-year follow-up. Concludes that patient-specific guides are an effective and safe way to ensure accurate alignments; however care must be taken when dealing with patients with severe varus deformity or osteophytes.
Length of publication: 6 pages
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Acknowledgement: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy