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Oxford medial unicompartmental arthroplasty for focal spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee.

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BACKGROUND: Spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee (SONK) is a distinct clinical condition occurring in patients without any associated risk factors. There is controversy as to the best method of treatment, and the available literature would suggest that patients with SONK have a worse outcome than those with primary osteoarthrosis when arthroplasty is performed. We assessed the outcome of medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) using the Oxford prosthesis for end-stage focal spontane...

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10.1080/17453670510041772

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Acta orthopaedica
Volume:
76
Issue:
5
Pages:
688-692
Publication date:
2005-10-05
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1745-3682
ISSN:
1745-3674
URN:
uuid:79439092-33fe-4701-a1d8-5a6d0ca42436
Source identifiers:
62497
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pubs:62497

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