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Fixed flexion deformity following total knee arthroplasty. A prospective study of the natural history.
INTRODUCTION: Stiffness following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a disabling problem resulting in pain and reduced function. OBJECTIVE: The aim of our study was to evaluate the natural course of fixed flexion deformity ...
Using long term mortality to determine which perioperative risk factors of mortality following hip and knee replacement may be causal.
Observational studies have identified surgical factors that are associated with a reduced risk of mortality after joint replacement. It is not clear whether these are causal or reflect patient selection. Data on the first ...
Incidence and prevalence of patellofemoral pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis
BACKGROUND: Patellofemoral pain is considered one of the most common forms of knee pain, affecting adults, adolescents, and physically active populations. Inconsistencies in reported incidence and prevalence exist and in ...
Orthotic management of instability of the knee related to neuromuscular and central nervous system disorders: systematic review, qualitative study, survey and costing analysis
BACKGROUND: Patients who have knee instability that is associated with neuromuscular disease (NMD) and central nervous system (CNS) conditions can be treated using orthoses, such as knee-ankle-foot orthoses (KAFOs). ...