Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research ®

A Publication of The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons ®

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Articles

What Are the Frequency, Associated Factors, and Mortality of Amputation and Arthrodesis After a Failed Infected TKA?

Min-Sun Son PhD, Edmund Lau MS, Javad Parvizi MD, Michael A. Mont MD, Kevin J. Bozic MD, MBA, Steven Kurtz PhD
24th February 2017, Symposium: Learning From Large-Scale Orthopaedic Databases

For patients with failed surgical treatment of an infected TKA, salvage operations such as arthrodesis or above-knee amputation (AKA) may be considered. Clinical and institutional factors associated with AKA and arthrodesis after a failed TKA have not been investigated in a large-scale population, and the utilization rate and trend of these measures are not well known.

Expanding Hospital Liability—The Concept of Willful Blindness

Lawrence H. Brenner JD, Wendy Z. W. Teo BA (Cantab), BM, BCh (Oxon), B. Sonny Bal MD, JD, MBA, PhD
22nd February 2017, Medicolegal Sidebar

Editorial: CORR ® Thanks its Peer Reviewers

Emmanuel Thienpont MD, MBA, PhD, Henrik Kehlet MD, PhD
21st February 2017, Letter to the Editor