"Joint Prosthesis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999)
- Joint Prosthesis
- Joint Prostheses
- Prostheses, Joint
- Prosthesis, Joint
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Joint Prosthesis" by people in Profiles.
Affonso J, Nicholson GP, Frankle MA, Walch G, Gerber C, Garzon-Muvdi J, McFarland EG. Complications of the reverse prosthesis: prevention and treatment. Instr Course Lect. 2012; 61:157-68.
Cobelli N, Scharf B, Crisi GM, Hardin J, Santambrogio L. Mediators of the inflammatory response to joint replacement devices. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2011 Sep 06; 7(10):600-8.
Vardakas KZ, Soteriades ES, Chrysanthopoulou SA, Papagelopoulos PJ, Falagas ME. Perioperative anti-infective prophylaxis with teicoplanin compared to cephalosporins in orthopaedic and vascular surgery involving prosthetic material. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2005 Oct; 11(10):775-7.
O'Flynn HM, Rosen A, Weiland AJ. Failure of the hinge mechanism of a trispherical total wrist arthroplasty: a case report and review of the literature. J Hand Surg Am. 1999 Jan; 24(1):156-60.