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Obesity and revision surgery, mortality, and patient-reported outcomes after primary knee replacement surgery in the National Joint Registry: A UK cohort study

by Jonathan Thomas Evans, Sofia Mouchti, Ashley William Blom, Jeremy Mark Wilkinson, Michael Richard Whitehouse, Andrew Beswick, Andrew Judge Background One in 10 people in the United Kingdom will need a total knee replacement (TKR) during their lifetime. Access to this life-changing operation has recently been restricted based on body mass index (BMI) due to… Leggi tutto »