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Indications and results of unicompartmental arthroplasty

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There is currently a resurgence of interest in unicompartmental knee replacement (UKR), primarily because of the minimally invasive approach but also because there are now some reports of UKR achieving similar long-term survival rates to total knee replacement (TKR). These improved survival rates are the result of more precise indications, improved implant design, and better surgical techniques. To achieve good 10-year survival with fixed bearing devices, precise indications are necessary; ap...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current Opinion in Orthopaedics
Volume:
14
Issue:
1
Pages:
41-44
Publication date:
2003-02-05
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ISSN:
1041-9918
URN:
uuid:e305e5ce-2e4e-41bd-a840-f6bff63b45a7
Source identifiers:
109588
Local pid:
pubs:109588
Language:
English

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