1. The effect of total knee arthroplasty on hindfoot alignment in patients with severe genu varum and genu valgum

Hosseinali Hadi; mahmood jabalamoli; Abolfazl Bagheri Fard; ahmadreza behrouzi; Fatemeh Safi; amir azimi; Mahtab Ghanbari; Gholamreza Azarnia Samarin

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2019.33735.1883

Abstract
  Introduction: The maintenance of deformity in the ankle and hindfoot after correction of knee deformity following knee arthroplasty may cause abnormal tension in the knee and patient dissatisfaction Materials and methods: A total of 84 patients with primary osteoarthritis, were enrolled in the study. ...  Read More

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2. Relationship between Femoral Intercondylar Notch Narrowing in Radiography and Anatomical and Histopathologic Integrity of Anterior Cruciate Ligament in Patients Undergoing Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Hosseinali Hadi; Ali Rahbari; Mahmood Jabalameli; Abolfazl BagheriFard; Ahmadreza Behrouzi; Fatemeh Safi; Zahra Rezaei; Gholamreza Azarnia Samarin; Amir Azimi

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 523-530

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.33702.1881

Abstract
  Background: The presence of cruciate ligaments is very important for normal knee kinematics. Knee arthroplastyprostheses, in which these ligaments are maintained, have better kinematics. The aim of the present study was toinvestigate the association between femoral intercondylar notch (FIN) narrowing ...  Read More

Physiotherapy
3. Early Regain of Function and Proprioceptive Improvement Following Knee Arthroplasty

Wolfgang Fitz; Pinak Shukla; Ling Li; Richard D. Scott

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 523-531

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.22936.1607

Abstract
  Background: Techniques that allow early muscle activation, such as closed kinetic chain (CKC) and open kineticchain (OKC) exercises, may play a beneficial role in the early rehabilitation of the reconstructed knee. However,current rehabilitation regimens have not been shown to reverse post-operative ...  Read More

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4. A Comparison of the Postoperative Complications between Two Drainage Methods after Total Knee Arthroplasty

Fardin Mirzatolooei; Ali Tabrizi; Maryamsadat Mokaram Gargari

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 47-51

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.17371.1442

Abstract
  Background: The role of wound drainage after total knee arthroplasty is still considered controversial as althoughclosed drainage systems have been believed to be effective in decreasing the post-operative complications, they couldalso facilitate the bleeding and increase the rate of transfusion and ...  Read More

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5. Loosening of Total Knee Arthroplasty after Brucellosis Infection: A Case Report

Mohammad Ali Sazgari; Fateme Bahramian; Fateme Mirzaee; Zohreh Zafarani; Hamid Reza Aslani

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 70-71

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.19756.1512

Abstract
    In this report we describe a 78-year-old man whose total knee arthroplasty showed the symptoms of infection with brucella with radiographic signs of loosening 5 years after the index surgery. The patient was treated successfully after a 2-stage revision arthroplasty surgery along with using rifampicin ...  Read More