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The effect of body mass index on the outcomes of cementless medial mobile-bearing unicompartmental knee replacements

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Purpose Given an increasingly overweight population, unicompartmental knee replacements (UKRs) are being performed in patients with higher body mass indices (BMIs). There are concerns that cemented fixation will not last. Cementless fixation may offer a solution, but the long term results in different BMI groups has not been assessed. We studied the effect of BMI on the outcomes of cementless UKRs.

Methods A prospective cohort of 1000 medial cement...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00167-021-06549-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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0000-0002-6375-6839
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0839-3166
Publisher:
Springer
Journal:
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy More from this journal
Volume:
31
Issue:
2
Pages:
608–618
Publication date:
2021-04-17
Acceptance date:
2021-03-25
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EISSN:
1433-7347
ISSN:
0942-2056
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1169814
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pubs:1169814
Deposit date:
2021-03-31

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