Outcomes debated for partial versus total knee arthroplasty

A major study shows partial knee replacements offer similar clinical outcomes and improved cost effectiveness compared to total knee replacements in patients with late-stage isolated medial compartment osteoarthritis. But an Australian knee surgeon says revision rates may be different in real world practice compared to the highly selected trial participants recruited into the TOPKAT study. ...

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