Living Proof


Living Proof

This includes Smith & Nephew clinical history studies for LEGION Total Knee System including GENESIS II.

1. Smith and Nephew (2009). The Genesis II Total Knee. Available at: http://global.smith-nephew.com/us/GENESIS_II_TOTAL_KNEE_2968.htm Accessed, November 30, 2009.
2. Smith and Nephew Wins Gender Knee System Clearance (2009). Available at: http://www.allbusiness.com/health-care/medical-practice-orthopedics/5248770-1.html Accessed, December 7, 2009.
3. Bourne RB, Laskin RS, Guerin JS (2007). Ten-year results of the first 100 Genesis II total knee replacement procedures.
4. Orthopedics; 30:83-85.
5. Haas SB, Cook S, Beksac B (2004). Minimally invasive total knee replacement through a mini-midvastus approach: a comparative study. Clin Orthop Relat Res; 428:68-73.
6. Harato K, Bourne RB, Victor J, et al (2008). Midterm comparison of posterior cruciate-retaining versus -substituting total knee arthroplasty using the Genesis II prosthesis. A multicenter prospective randomized clinical trial. Knee; 15:217-221.
7. Karachalios T, Giotikas D, Roidis N, et al (2008). Total knee replacement performed with either a mini-midvastus or a standard approach: a prospective randomized clinical and radiological trial. J Bone Joint Surg Br; 90:584-591.
8. Laskin RS, Maruyama Y, Villaneuva M, et al (2000). Deep-dish congruent tibial component use in total knee arthroplasty: a randomized prospective study. Clin Orthop Relat Res; 36-44.
9. Laskin RS (2003). An oxidized Zr ceramic surfaced femoral component for total knee arthroplasty. Clin Orthop Relat Res; 191-196.
10. Laskin RS, Davis J (2005). Total knee replacement using the Genesis II prosthesis: a 5-year follow-up study of the first 100 consecutive cases. Knee; 12:163-167.
11. Laskin RS (2006). Reduced-incision total knee replacement through a mini-midvastus technique. J Knee Surg; 19:52-57.
12. Laskin RS (2007). The effect of a high-flex implant on postoperative flexion after primary total knee arthroplasty. Orthopedics;30:86-88.
13. McCalden RW, MacDonald SJ, Bourne RB, et al (2009). A randomized controlled trial comparing „high-flex“ vs „standard“ posterior cruciate substituting polyethylene tibial inserts in total knee arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty; 24:33-38.
14. Rothwell A, Taylor J, Wright M, et al (2009). New Zealand Orthopaedic Association: New Zealand Joint Registry Ten Year Report. October 2009. http://www.cdhb.govt.nz/njr/reports/A2D65CA3.pdf Accessed June 6, 2010
15. Emsley D, Newell C, Pickford M, et al (2009). National Joint Registry for England and Wales: 6th Annual Report. http://www.njrcentre.org.uk/ Accessed June 6, 2010