Rotating platform tibial implant does not improve functional scores over conventional TKA
Randomized clinical trial of rotating-platform and fixed-bearing total knee arthroplasty: no clinically detectable differences at five yearsJ Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Mar 21;94(6):481-9.
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240 patients (mean age 67) undergoing primary unilateral total knee arthroplasty were randomized to three groups to compare clinical outcomes between rotating platform and fixed bearing tibial implants. Results at 2 and 5 year follow-ups indicated that there were no differences in mean range of motion, function, pain or radiological outcomes between the rotating platform and two mobile bearing imp...
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