Monthly Archives: May 2017

Difference between Partial Knee Replacements Surgery and Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Partial Knee Replacements Surgery and Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement is becoming a common remedy which is generally offered to aged people, to get rid of uninvited knee troubles.  But, not every aged person requires knee replacement. So, before we discuss the major types of knee replacement, let us understand the circumstances that ask for it. Osteoarthritis is the most common ailment that […]

Types of Orthopaedic Bone Screws Used in Surgeries

Bone screws

A screw is a cylindrical mechanical device with threads along its body. Screws have been introduced in orthopaedic treatments since 1912 when William O Sherman published his recommendations of using bone screws to heal bones. Before we get into the types of bone screws in existence, let us first go through the basic usage and […]