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Knee replacement

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Knee replacement surgery is one of the most commonly done and cost-effective musculoskeletal surgical procedures. The numbers of cases done continue to grow worldwide, with substantial variation in utilisation rates across regions and countries. The main indication for surgery remains painful knee osteoarthritis with reduced function and quality of life. The threshold for intervention is not well defined, and is influenced by many factors including patient and surgeon preference. Most patient...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted Manuscript

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10.1016/s0140-6736(18)32344-4

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Subgroup:
Botnar Research Centre
Oxford college:
Worcester College
ORCID:
0000-0002-4258-5866
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Wolfson
ORCID:
0000-0001-6069-978X
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Lancet Journal website
Volume:
392
Issue:
10158
Pages:
1672-1682
Publication date:
2018-11-01
Acceptance date:
2018-09-19
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
Pubs id:
pubs:938497
URN:
uri:676acff7-a8e3-40da-b055-76fdd81aa20d
UUID:
uuid:676acff7-a8e3-40da-b055-76fdd81aa20d
Local pid:
pubs:938497
Language:
English

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