AAOS2017: Patellofemoral arthroplasty vs TKA for patellofemoral OA
Double-Blinded Randomized Contro lled Trial of Patellofemoral vs. Total Knee Arthroplasty for Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis: Two-year Results
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100 patients with isolated patellofemoral osteoarthritis were randomized to undergo either patellofemoral joint arthroplasty (PFA) or total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Patients were followed for a minimum of 2 years, with results related to clinical and functional outcome reported. Results demonstrated significantly greater knee range of motion for the first 24 months postoperatively, and significant...
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