Individual vs. fixed valgus correction angle for limb alignment restoration after TKA
Comparison of Postoperative Alignment Using Fixed vs Individual Valgus Correction Angle in Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty With Lateral Bowing FemurJ Arthroplasty. 2016 May;31(5):976-83.
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133 patients with lateral bowing of the femur who were scheduled for primary total knee arthroplasty were randomized to receive wither individual valgus correction angle (VCA) or fixed VCA. The purpose of this study was to determine if individualized femoral intramedullary alignment rod (based on preoperative VCA measurement) would associate with significantly different femoral, tibial, and overal...
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