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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Rechl, H; Schittich, I; Plötz, W; Träger, J; Gradinger, R; Burgkart, R; Reeg, S 
Title:
Custom made total knee-replacement in patients with primary and secondary bone tumors. 
Abstract:
The authors present an account of a group of 51 patients to whom an individual endoprosthesis of the knee joint was implanted on account of a tumour. A primary bone tumour was involved in 42 cases and a metastatic process in 9 cases. Twenty-four endoprostheses were cemented, 26 were implanted without cement. The mean follow-up period was 43 months. Functional results excellent and good in 61%, poor results only in 5%. 
Journal title abbreviation:
Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 
Year:
1994 
Journal volume:
61 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
92-6 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0001-5415 
TUM Institution:
dische Klinik und Poliklinik