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Knee arthroscopy in England and Ontario: patterns of use, changes over time, and relationship to total knee replacement.

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BACKGROUND: The role of knee arthroscopy in the management of osteoarthritis is unclear. The purpose of this study was to examine patterns of use of knee arthroscopy, overall and by diagnostic and sociodemographic subgroups, in countries with comparable health-care systems. METHODS: Administrative databases were used to construct cohorts of adults, twenty years of age or older, who had undergone their first knee arthroscopy in 1993, 1997, 2002, or 2004 either in Ontario, Canada, or in Englan...

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Publisher copy:
10.2106/jbjs.g.01671

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Journal:
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
Volume:
90
Issue:
11
Pages:
2337-2345
Publication date:
2008-11-05
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EISSN:
1535-1386
ISSN:
0021-9355
URN:
uuid:34863934-7739-4975-837d-5f1519fb4d39
Source identifiers:
229191
Local pid:
pubs:229191

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