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


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.