Author: Marcin Mostowy

  • Orthopedic and Trauma Department, Veteran’s Memorial Teaching Hospital in Lodz, Medical University of Lodz, Poland

September 15, 2022

Medial tibial plateau fracture following unicompartmental knee arthroplasty – characteristics, risk factors, pathogenesis and treatment methods. Literature review and case report

Introduction. Medial tibial plateau fracture (MTPF) after medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) is a rare but significant complication. Materials and methods. MEDLINE, ScienceDirect and Cochrane Library databases were searched using specific search terms. The inclusion criteria were articles in English, medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty intraoperative or stress MTPF, reported patients’ demographics and fracture characteristics, the treatment process, any case with […]
June 21, 2022

High tibial osteotomy

Introduction. We are currently experiencing revival of High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) procedure. After having been forgotten in the 70s, when knee-joint arthroplasty gained popularity, it became more popular again at the beginning of this century and the procedure methodology has been refined. This procedure is widely performed to treat medial knee arthrosis. The main goals of HTO are pain relief, correction of […]