The Effect of Varus Alignment on Outcomes of the Kinematically Aligned Knee

    Stephen M. Howell, MD, from the University of California, Davis, in Sacramento, shares the results of his study, “Does Varus Alignment Adversely Affect 6-Year Implant Survival and Function after Kinematically Aligned TKA?” [1] which he presented at the World Arthroplasty Congress in Paris.

    Producer: Michael Szuch; Director: Michael Bugera; Post Production: Charles Maynard


    1. Howell SM, Papadopoulos S, Kuznik K, Ghaly LR, Hull ML. Does varus alignment adversely affect implant survival and function six years after kinematically aligned total knee arthroplasty? Int Orthop. 2015 Nov;39(11):2117-24. doi: 10.1007/s00264-015-2743-5. Epub 2015 Apr 1.