Adult Reconstruction

Journals & News


November 2016
Soft-tissue Defects After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Management and Reconstruction
Daniel A. Osei, MD, MSc; Kelsey A. Rebehn, MD; Martin I. Boyer, MD, MS


July 2016
Prevention and Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Knee Infection
Bilal Mahmood, BA; Mouhanad M. El-Othmani, MD; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD; William A. Jiranek, MD; Wayne G. Paprosky, MD, FACS; Khaled J. Saleh, MD, MSc, FACSC, MHCM, CPE


November 2016
AAOS Board Approves AUC on Antibiotic Use for Dental Procedures

Courses and Webinars

Repair of a Chronic Ruptured Quadriceps Tendon Using a Medial Gastrocnemius-Hemisoleus-Calcaneal Block Flap

From AAOS/AAHKS/The Hip Society: Meeting the Challenges of Total Hip Arthroplasty: Approaches, Complications and Contemporary Issues 

July 20-22, 2017
OLC Education & Conference Center, Rosemont, IL

John M. Keggi, MD,
Scott M. Sporer, MD, and
Hany S. Bedair, MD


Enhance your surgical skills and learn the latest techniques in hip reconstruction.

Video Gallery

Repair of a Chronic Ruptured Quadriceps Tendon With a Medial Gastrocnemius-Hemisoleus-Calcaneal Block Flap

Melvin P. Rosenwasser, MD; Ryan Engdahl, MD; Derly O. Cuellar, MD; Joseph M. Lombardi, MD; Jeffrey A. Geller, MD; and William Macaulay, MD

Orthopaedic Knowledge Online Journal, May 2015

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Adult Recon Vid Thm 001


2016 Adult Reconstructive Surgery of the Hip and Knee Self-Assessment Examination

Michael J. Taunton, MD 

Evaluate knowledge of primary and revision total hip and total knee replacement. Up to 20 CME credits/200 multiple-choice questions.

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Evidence-based Medicine

AAOS provides easy access to up-to-date treatment guidelines and appropriate use criteria.

Non-Arthroplasty Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Arthroplasty Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Management of Hip Fractures in the Elderly  

Periprosthetic Joint Infections of the Hip and Knee  

Learn more about evidence-based medicine at OrthoGuidelines Access guidelines anywhere, anytime using our free mobile app

Print Books and eBooks

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Hip and Knee Reconstruction 5

Michael A. Mont, MD, and Michael Tanzer, MD, FRCSC

Explore new developments in adult hip and knee arthroplasty including implants, bearings surfaces, surgical approaches and much more.

Orthopaedic Knowledge Update: Hip and Knee Reconstruction 5

Annual Meeting 2018

March 6 – 10, 2018
Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Members who volunteer their time and energy to education programs at AAOS and other orthopaedic organizations can be recognized through the Education Achievement Awards Program.