Papers

    1. Coronal Radiographic Alignment Comparison of Custom Cutting Guides vs. Computer-Assisted Surgery Techniques for the Performance of Total Knee Arthroplasty. M. Lembach, M. L. Swank, D. J. Frank. May, 2012.
    2. Instrumentation and Surgical Technique Considerations in Contemporary Total Knee Arthroplasty at the Orthopaedic Learning center. March 14, 2008.
      • Demonstration: Optimized Sub Vastus in Total Knee Arthroplasty.
      • Talk: Manual Approaches to Gap Balancing.
      • Moderator: Balanced Resection, Total Knee Arthroplasty.
      • Panel Discussion Participant and a Proctor for Hands-on Lab.
    3. 75th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. March 5-9, 2008.
      • Instructional Course Lecture A263: Computer-Assisted Orthopaedic Reconstruction and Minimally Invasive Computer-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty.
      • Paper 097: Patient and Surgical Factors Associated with Infection after Total Knee Arthroplasty. W. Barrett, D. Goetz, C. Boese, M. L. Swank, J. Mason, J. Murphy, J. Gant.
      • Medical Education Multimedia ME CO7: Imageless Navigation in Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty, Video Surgical Technique. M. L. Swank. A. Hallock.
    4. 3RD Annual CAOS UK. Glasgow, England. February 7-9, 2008.
      • Total Knee Replacement Part 2, Moderator.
      • Talk: Cost Effectiveness of Computer-Assisted Surgery in the Medicare Population.
      • Talk: Computer-Assisted Surgery in Crisis: Why Has the Innovation Stopped?
    5. First Annual North American Comprehensive Course on Total Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty. Annapolis, Maryland. November 9-10, 2007.
      • Minimally Invasive Surgery in Hip Resurfacing.
      • Accuracy of component position using image-free navigation.
    6. 7th CAOS International, Heidelberg, Germany. June 20-23, 2007.
      • Special Poster: Navigation in Hip Resurfacing – Report of Initial Results. M. L. Swank, L. Korbee.
    7. Advances in Total Joint Replacement, Indications, Perils and Detailed Surgical Techniques. The Greenbriar, Sulpher Springs, West Virginia. May 10-13, 2007.
      • Mobile Bearing UKA.
      • Computer-Assisted Gap Balancing.
      • Mobile Bearing Revisions.
      • Panel Discussion for Unicompartmental Replacement and Gap Balancing.
    8. The Patient of the New Millennium, Local Moderator and Host. April 26, 2007.
    9. Transforming Orthopaedics –Improving Outcome Through Technology. Canyon Resorts, Park City, Utah. March 14-18, 2007.
      • Computer-Assisted Surgery in Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    10. ART-TGS UNI Cadaver Course. Mt. Vernon, Virginia. February 16, 2007.
    11. DePuy ASR Training, Participant. 7-10:30 a.m. San Diego, California. February 13, 2007.
    12. DePuy Central Surgeon Panel Meeting, Panel Member. January 27, 2007. Dallas, Texas.
    13. Computer-Assisted Surgery – Surgical Professional Education Program, CI™ System of THR. Westin Hotel, Cincinnati, Ohio. January 6, 2007.
    14. Guest Faculty Presentation, Computer-Assisted Surgery in Total Knee Arthroplasty and a Question and Answer Session.
    15. Contemporary Techniques in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty. Chicago, Illinois. July 28-29, 2006.
      • What About the CASS Hip: Does it help Me Avoid Complications?
      • Case Presentations: What We Use and How We Do It in Total Hip Arthroplasty.
      • Minimally Invasive Total Knee Arthroplasty – Surgical Instrumentation.
      • Moderator for Computer-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty Section and a Panel Member for Ask the Experts Panel, Case Presentations of Total Joints.
    16. 6th CAOS International. Montreal, Canada. June 21-24, 2006.
      • Paper- Low Incidence of Postoperative Complications Due to Reference Array Pin Placement and Image-free Computer-Assisted Surgery, Total Knee Replacement.
      • Posterior, Computer-Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, with Ligament Balancing Technique Using an Internal Tensionometer Lowers Manipulation Rate in Total Knee Arthroplasty. M. L. Swank, L. Korbee. This paper won the Best Poster Award at this meeting).
    17. 24th Mid American Orthopaedic Society. San Antonio, Texas. April 19-23, 2006.
      • Unicondylar Arthroplasty Trends and Outcomes.
      • Talk on Navigation and Unicompartmental Replacement.
    18. Ion Concentrations From Hip Implants: Journal of Surgical Orthopaedic Advances 15(2): 113-114. 2006.
    19. 17th ISTA. Rome, Italy. September 23-25, 2004.
    20. 3rd CAOS International. Marbella, Spain. June 18-21, 2003.
      • CT Based Image Guided vs. Conventional Intramedullary Instrumentation in Total Knee Arthroplasty.
    21. 3rd Annual International Orthopaedic Congress: Modern Trends in Orthopaedic and Traumatology. Znojmao, Czech Republic. March 29-30, 2007.
      • Talk: Pin less Array Fixation in Determining Leg Length in Imageless Navigation. M. L. Swank, V. Perumal.
      • Imageless Navigation in Hip Resurfacing, Avoiding Component Malposition during the Surgeon Learning Curve.
      • Comparison of Mechanical Axis Measurements: Intra-operative Navigation vs. Post Operative Standing Films. J. Smail, M. L. Swank, M. Alkire, L. Korbee.
      • Ligament Balancing in Computer-Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty: Improved Clinical Results with a Spring Loaded Tensionometer. M. L. Swank, J. Romanowski, L. Korbee, S. Bignozzi.
    22. Coronal Radiographic Alignment Comparison of Custom Cutting Guides vs. Computer-Assisted Surgery Techniques for the Performance of Total Knee Arthroplasty. M. Lembach, M. L. Swank, D. J. Frank. May, 2012.
    23. Paper A, 7-4. Navigation in Hip Resurfacing: Report of Initial Results. M. L. Swank, L. Korbee.
    24. Paper B, 3-5. “Computer-Assisted Total Knee Surgery Decreases the Early Post Operative Pain Compared to Traditional Surgery: a Single Surgeons’ Series of 411 Knee Replacements.”
    25. Dermabond Efficacy in Computer-Assisted Total Joint Replacement Wounds. M. L. Swank, A. Miller, L. Korbee.
    26. Accuracy of Component Placement Using Computer-Assisted Surgery and the TAL.
    27. Short-term Results of Custom Trials of Acetabular Component for Massive Peri-acetabular Bone Lesions in Revision Hip Arthroplasty. M. Wind, J. Sorger, M. L. Swank.
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