Specialty Update   |    
What's New in Adult Reconstructive Knee Surgery
Michael J. Archibeck, MD; Richard E. WhiteJr., MD
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Michael J. Archibeck, MD
Richard E. White Jr., MD
New Mexico Orthopaedics, 201 Cedar S.E., Suite 6600, Albuquerque, NM 87106. E-mail address for M.J. Archibeck: archibeckmj@ortholink.net. E-mail address for R.E. White Jr.: whitere@ortholink.net

The authors did not receive grants or outside funding in support of their research or preparation of this manuscript. They did not receive payments or other benefits or a commitment or agreement to provide such benefits from a commercial entity. A commercial entity (Zimmer) paid or directed, or agreed to pay or direct, benefits to a research fund, foundation, educational institution, or other charitable or nonprofit organization with which the authors are affiliated or associated.

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J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2002 Sep 01;84(9):1719-1726
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The purpose of this update on adult reconstructive knee surgery is to discuss, in summary fashion, topics presented at selected orthopaedic meetings and published in related orthopaedic journals between January and December 2001. The sources for this review are articles published in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (American edition) and The Journal of Arthroplasty . The podium presentations mentioned in this article include those given at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (held in San Francisco, California, on February 28 through March 4, 2001), on Specialty Day at the meeting of The Knee Society (held in San Francisco, California, on March 3, 2001), and at the meeting of The American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (held in Dallas, Texas, on November 9 through 11, 2001). The Interim Meeting of the Knee Society was cancelled as a result of the events of September 11, 2001.
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