• Medially stabilized TKR designs are more sagittally stable

    1 month ago - By Healio

    KOLOA, Hawaii - Medially stabilized TKR designs are more sagittally stable and studies have shown better patient-reported outcomes with their use, according to a presenter here at Orthopedics Today Hawaii.
    “The native knee is not symmetrical. Most TKR designs are symmetrical. Sagittal stability, whatever the design, achieves better patient-reported outcomes,” Andrew J. Shimmin, MBBS, FRACS, said, here.
    Shimmin said sagittal stability is important, and multicenter studies have shown medially stabilized TKR designs function as intended.
    “All we want is a happy patient. A
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