The effect of alendronate post-TKA on bone mineral density and clinical outcome
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OrthoEvidence. The effect of alendronate post-TKA on bone mineral density and clinical outcome. ACE Report. 2015;4(12):56. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/7691
Effect of one-year post-operative alendronate treatment on periprosthetic bone after total knee arthroplasty: a seven-year randomised controlled trial of 26 patientsBone Joint J. 2015 Mar;97-B(3):337-45
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26 patients who underwent total knee arthroplasty (TKA) were randomized to one of two groups: alendronate and calcium supplementation for 1 year postoperatively, or calcium alone for 1 year postoperatively. The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of alendronate on periprosthetic bone mineral density (BMD) postoperatively. Follow-up was performed for 7 years. The alendronate group demon...
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