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Volume:36 Issue:1 Number:4 ISSN#:2563-5476
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ACE Report #13592
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Gap Balancing vs. Measured Resection Osteotomy for TKA Component Alignment in Knee OA Patients


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OrthoEvidence. Gap Balancing vs. Measured Resection Osteotomy for TKA Component Alignment in Knee OA Patients. ACE Report. 2021;36(1):4. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13592

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Gap balancing improve squat function and knee function: a randomized controlled trial comparing gap balancing and measured resection

J Orthop Surg Res. 2021; 16: 242.

Contributing Authors: Q Xiao B Liu B Zhao

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Synopsis

Ninety-six patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) scheduled for a primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were randomized to receive osteotomy using a gap balancing technique (n=48) or measured resection technique (n=48) for femoral component alignment. The outcomes of interest included the clinical outcomes of pain severity on the visual analogue scale (VAS), the Western Ontario and McMaster Univer...

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