Support and Brace Support and Brace

Calendar

June 2018
M T W T F S S
« May    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930  

AAOS Knee OA Treatment Guideline – Recommendation 22

September 5, 2010
unispacer

unispacer

This post is part of a series about the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons’ Full Treatment Guideline for Knee Osteoarthritis.

Recommendation 22 – The AAOS does not recommend using a free-floating interpositional device to treat symptomatic unicompartmental osteoarthritis of the knee.

The research team found evidence that suggests high re-operation rates in patients who had a free-floating interpositional devices implanted in their bodies.   Enough said.



Leave a Reply