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Volume:4 Issue:6 Number:54 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #7876
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

ISAKOS 2015: Arthroscopic arthroplasty superior to debridement for knee OA pain & function

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OrthoEvidence. ISAKOS 2015: Arthroscopic arthroplasty superior to debridement for knee OA pain & function. ACE Report. 2015;4(6):54. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/7876

Study Type:Randomized Trial
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Arthroscopic Arthroplasty Versus Debridement for Knee Osteoarthritis in Patients Without Malalignment or Mechanical Symptoms

Contributing Authors: Jinzhong Zhao

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This ACE Report is a summary of a conference presentation or abstract. The information provided has limited the ability to provide an accurate assessment of the risk of bias or the overall quality. Please interpret the results with caution as trials may be in progress and select results may have been presented.


284 participants with knee osteoarthritis (OA) were randomized to undergo arthroscopic arthroplasty (AA) or arthroscopic debridement (AD). The purpose of this study was to explore any differences in outcome between AA and AD in patients with moderate-to-severe knee OA over 60 months postoperatively. Results demonstrated that AA offered a significant increase in functional score (Western Ontario an...

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