Estudos clínicos

A Conformis se dedica a promover o total entendimento sobre nossos produtos e seus benefícios para pacientes, cirurgiões e hospitais por meio de estudos clínicos sobre implantes de joelho.

Como empresa, continuamos a apoiar estudos comparativos que usam muitos desenhos de implantes, e estamos apoiando vários estudos em andamento que buscam avaliar várias medidas de resultados dos pacientes.

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Apresentamos a seguir uma lista dos estudos publicados sobre os implantes Conformis

Meier, M., Zingde, S., Steinert, A., Kurtz, W., Koeck, F., & Beckmann, J. (2019). What is the possible impact of high variability of distal femoral geometry on TKA? A CT data analysis of 24,042 knees. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®477(3), 561-570.

Arbab, D., Reimann, P., Brucker, M., Bouillon, B., & Lüring, C. (2018). Alignment in total knee arthroplasty—A comparison of patient-specific implants with the conventional technique. The Knee25(5), 882-887.

Kay, A. B., Kurtz, W. B., Martin, G. M., Huber, B. M., Tait, R. J., & Clyburn, T. A. (2018). Manipulation Rate Is Not Increased After Customized Total Knee Arthroplasty. Reconstructive Review, 8(1). (

Schroeder, Lennart and Martin, Greg. “In Vivo Tibial Fit and Rotational Analysis of a Customized, Patient-Specific TKA versus Off-the-Shelf TKA.” The Journal of Knee Surgery Published Online: May 25, 2018 (

Levengood, Gary A., and Jack Dupee. “Accuracy of coronal plane mechanical alignment in a customized, individually made total knee replacement with patient-specific instrumentation.” The Journal of Knee Surgery Published Online: December 14, 2017 (doi:

Wang, Henry, Jonathan Foster, Natasha Franksen, Jill Estes, and Lindsey Rolston. “Gait analysis of patients with an off-the-shelf total knee replacement versus customized bi-compartmental knee replacement.” International Orthopaedics Published Online: September 4, 2017 (doi:

Culler, Steven D., Greg M. Martin, and Alyssa Swearingen. “Comparison of adverse events rates and hospital cost between customized individually made implants and standard off-the-shelf implants for total knee arthroplasty.” Arthroplasty Today 3.4 (2017): 257–263.

Zeller, Ian M., Adrija Sharma, William B. Kurtz, Mathew R. Anderle, and Richard D. Komistek. “Customized versus patient-sized cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty: an in vivo kinematics study using mobile fluoroscopy.” The Journal of Arthroplasty 32.4 (2017): 1344-1350.

Steinert, Andre F., Johannes Beckmann, Boris Michael Holzapfel, Maximilian Rudert, and J. Arnholdt. “Bicompartmental individualized knee replacement: Use of patient-specific implants and instruments (iDuo).” Operative Orthopädie und Traumatologie 29.1 (2017): 51-58.

Jemmett, Peter, and Stuart Roy. “The iDuo Bi-compartmental knee replacement: our early experience.” Reconstructive Review 6.4 (2016): 13-17.

Kurtz, William, John Slamin, and Scott Doody. “Bone Preservation in a Novel Patient Specific Total Knee Replacement.” Reconstructive Review 6.1 (2016): 23-29.

Patil, Shantanu, Adam Bunn, William D. Bugbee, Clifford W. Colwell Jr., and Darryl D. D’Lima. “Patient-Specific Implants with Custom Cutting Blocks Better Approximate Natural Knee Kinematics than Standard TKA without Custom Cutting Blocks.” The Knee 22.6 (2015): 624–629.

Demange, Marco K., Arvind Von Keudell, Christian Probst, Hiroshi Yoshioka, and Andreas H. Gomoll. “Patient-Specific Implants for Lateral Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty.” International Orthopaedics 39.8 (2015): 1519-1526.

Schwarzkopf, Ran, Merrick Brodsky, Giancarlo A. Garcia, and Andreas H. Gomoll. “Surgical and Functional Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Total Knee Replacement with Patient-Specific Implants Compared with ‘‘Off-the-Shelf’’ Implants.” Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine 3.7 (2015): 1-6.

Ivie, Conrad B., Patrick J. Probst, Amrit K. Bal, James T. Stannard, Brett D. Crist, and B. Sonny Bal. “Improved Radiographic Outcomes with Patient-Specific Total Knee Replacement.” The Journal of Arthroplasty 29.11 (2014): 2100-2103.

Carpenter, Dylan, Rebecca Holmberg, Marc Quartulli, and C. Lowry Barnes. “Tibial Plateau Coverage in UKA: a Comparison of Patient Specific and Off-the-Shelf Implants.” The Journal of Arthroplasty 29.9 (2014): 1694-1698.

Nunley, Ryan M., Denis Nam, Staci R. Johnson, and C. Lowry Barnes. “Extreme Variability in Posterior Slope of the Proximal Tibia: Measurements on 2,395 CT Scans of Patients Undergoing UKA?” The Journal of Arthroplasty 28.8 (2014): 1677-1680.

Palumbo, Brian T., Joshua Lindsey, and Wolfgang Fitz. “Patient-specific Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Novel Technique and Implant.” Techniques in Knee Surgery 11.4 (2012): 182-188. *Journal has ceased publication and is not available online currently.

Schwechter, Evan M., and Wolfgang Fitz. “Design Rationale for Customized TKA: A New Idea or Revisiting the Past?” Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine 5.4 (2012): 303–308.

Sinha, Raj K. “The Use of Customized TKA Implants for Increased Efficiency in the OR.” Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine 5.4 (2012): 296–302.

Koeck, Franz Xaver, Johannes Beckmann, Christian Luring, Bjoern Rath, Joachim Grifka, and Erhan Basad. “Evaluation of Implant Position and Knee Alignment after Patient-Specific Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty.” The Knee 18.5 (2011): 294-299.

Fitz, Wolfgang. “Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty with Use of Novel Patient-Specific Resurfacing Implants and Personalized Jigs.” Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume 91.Supplement 1 (2009): 69–76.

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