The long-term outcome of uncemented Low Contact Stress total knee replacement in patients with rheumatoid arthritis: Results at a mean of 22 years

  • S. G. F. Abram, F. Nicol, M. G. Hullin, S. J. Spencer
  • The Bone & Joint Journal, October 2013, Bone & Joint
  • DOI: 10.1302/0301-620x.95b11.32257

Long-term outcome of uncemented Low Contact Stress total knee replacement with rheumatoid arthritis

What is it about?

Reports the long term results at an average of 22 years following uncemented total knee arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Knee replacement survival and revision rates are reported along with outcome scores and x-ray findings.

Why is it important?

This study represented the longest published duration of follow up for a series of uncemented total knee replacements in a series of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1302/0301-620x.95b11.32257

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