The effect of tourniquet usage on cement penetration in total knee arthroplasty A prospective randomized study of 3 methods


Ozkunt O., SARIYILMAZ K. , GEMALMAZ H. C. , Dikici F.

MEDICINE, cilt.97, sa.4, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 97 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/md.0000000000009668
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICINE

Özet

Background: It is a randomized study to compare cement penetration on x-rays after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) among 3 different ways to use tourniquets; application during the surgery, application only with implantation prosthesis and with no tourniquet use.