K H Koo

Summary

Affiliation: Gyeongsang National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema and associated pain in early stage osteonecrosis of the femoral head: prospective study with serial MR images
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    Radiology 213:715-22. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Impregnation of vancomycin, gentamicin, and cefotaxime in a cement spacer for two-stage cementless reconstruction in infected total hip arthroplasty
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Cardiovascular Research Institute, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    J Arthroplasty 16:882-92. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk period for developing osteonecrosis of the femoral head in patients on steroid treatment
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gyeong Sang National Univeristy Hospital, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    Clin Rheumatol 21:299-303. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Trochanteric rotational osteotomy for osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    K H Koo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Gyeong-Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 83:83-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema and associated pain in early stage osteonecrosis of the femoral head: prospective study with serial MR images
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    Radiology 213:715-22. 1999
    ..To determine whether the marrow edema around focal osteonecrosis on magnetic resonance (MR) images is associated with clinical symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impregnation of vancomycin, gentamicin, and cefotaxime in a cement spacer for two-stage cementless reconstruction in infected total hip arthroplasty
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Cardiovascular Research Institute, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    J Arthroplasty 16:882-92. 2001
    ..We recommend using the combination of these 3 antibiotics in the cement spacer for 2-stage reconstruction in infected hip arthroplasty when the causative organism is not identified in the culture of preoperative aspiration...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk period for developing osteonecrosis of the femoral head in patients on steroid treatment
    K H Koo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gyeong Sang National Univeristy Hospital, Gyeong Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    Clin Rheumatol 21:299-303. 2002
    ..Close observation and more aggressive screening are recommended within the first year of long-term steroid treatment to prevent advanced osteonecrosis of the femoral head...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trochanteric rotational osteotomy for osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    K H Koo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Gyeong-Sang National University School of Medicine, Chinju, South Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 83:83-9. 2001
    ..2 points at the latest follow-up. Further collapse of the femoral head did not occur. The use of MRI instead of plain radiographs for the selection of patients has improved the success rate of transtrochanteric rotational osteotomy...