Total Knee Replacement - Mayo Medical Centre
Knee replacement recalls have been issued because of loosening, early wear or faulty packaging. Nearly 1,000 implant parts used in knee surgeries have been affected by DePuy, Zimmer-Biomet and Stryker knee replacement recalls. Lawsuits blame manufacturers for selling defective devices.Replacing the Knee Joint. In a total knee replacement procedure, damaged or diseased parts of the knee joint are surgically removed and replaced with artificial parts. Total knee replacement has included various surgical techniques, such as medial parapatellar, midvastus, and subvastus.