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Muscle power and function two years after unicompartmental knee replacement.

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Unicompartmental knee replacement (UKR) is a commonly performed procedure, suitable for one in four patients requiring knee replacement for end-stage osteoarthritis. Recovery and return of function is quicker than with total knee replacement (TKR), but little information is known about the recovery of muscle power. We prospectively studied a cohort of forty four patients undergoing medial UKR to document their functional recovery and leg extensor power. Muscle power was measured using a Leg E...

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10.1016/j.knee.2011.05.006

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Journal:
The Knee
Volume:
19
Issue:
4
Pages:
360-364
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1873-5800
ISSN:
0968-0160
URN:
uuid:e4956f59-58c8-4085-bd49-d78cd8c9a44d
Source identifiers:
340173
Local pid:
pubs:340173

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