Adult Reconstruction

Journals & News


May 2018
Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy for the Management of Valgus Deformity of the Knee
Seth L. Sherman, MD; Samuel F. Thompson, MD; John C. F. Clohisy, MD

May 2018
AAOS Appropriate Use Criteria Summary: Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Robert H. Quinn, MD; Jayson N. Murray, MA; Ryan Pezold, MA; Kaitlyn S. Sevarino, MBA


May 2018
ALA May Reduce Risk of Nerve Injury Compared to DAA for THA

Courses & Webinars

AAOS/AAHKS/The Hip Society: Meeting the Challenges of Total Hip Arthroplasty 
July 19 - 20, 2018
OLC Education & Conference Center
Rosemont, IL

Scott M. Sporer, MD,
John M. Keggi, MD, and
Hany S. Bedair, MD

Learn modern strategies for preoperative planning, intraoperative execution of both primary and revision THA, and postoperative management. 

Video Gallery

Repair of a Chronic Ruptured Quadriceps Tendon With a Medial Gastrocnemius-Hemisoleus-Calcaneal Block Flap

Melvin P. Rosenwasser, MD; Ryan Engdahl, MD; Derly O. Cuellar, MD; Joseph M. Lombardi, MD; Jeffrey A. Geller, MD; and William Macaulay, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, May 2015

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Adult Recon Vid Thm 001


2016 Adult Reconstructive Surgery of the Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Examination

Michael J. Taunton, MD 

Evaluate knowledge of primary and revision total hip and total knee replacement. Up to 20 CME credits/200 multiple-choice questions.

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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Non-Arthroplasty Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Arthroplasty Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Management of Hip Fractures in the Elderly  

Periprosthetic Joint Infections of the Hip and Knee  

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our free mobile app

Featured Products

Advanced Reconstruction Hip 2

Jay R. Lieberman, MD, and Daniel J. Berry, MD

Expert insight and practical guidance help you master every technique and make the best decisions for each patient. Developed in partnership with The Hip Society.



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