Knee Replacement

How is a knee replacement done? A knee damaged by arthritis or other disease may be replaced with an artificial one (prosthesis) made of stainless steel or titanium. The operation for a knee replacement involves cutting off the bottom of the femur (thigh bone) and top of the tibia (lower…

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Kerr Caesarean Incision

What is Kerr Caesarean Incision? The normal incision into the uterus made by an obstetrician to deliver a baby during a caesarean section is across the lower part of the uterus a couple of centimetres above the cervix. This is called a Kerr Caesarean incision and causes fewer long-term problems to the…

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