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Influence of body mass index on revision rates after primary total knee arthroplasty

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Published in International Orthopaedics. 2016, vol. 40, no. 4, p. 723-9
Abstract Studies demonstrate that revision rates after primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) tend to be higher in obese patients. However, the existence of a body mass index (BMI) threshold remains unexplored.
Keywords AgedArthroplasty, Replacement, KneeBody Mass IndexCohort StudiesFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansKaplan-Meier EstimateMaleMiddle AgedObesity/complications/surgeryOverweight/complications/surgeryProportional Hazards ModelsProspective StudiesRegression AnalysisReoperation
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PMID: 26559943
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Research group Thérapie cellulaire et troubles musculo-squelettiques (960)
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ZINGG, Matthieu et al. Influence of body mass index on revision rates after primary total knee arthroplasty. In: International Orthopaedics, 2016, vol. 40, n° 4, p. 723-9. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:93639

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