Source: Health Technology Assessment 2014 18 (19)
Date of publication: March 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This trial examined the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of four aspects of knee replacement surgery: patellar resurfacing, mobile bearings, all-polyethylene tibial components and unicompartmental replacement. It found evidence to support the routine resurfacing of the patella and the use of metal-backed tibial components even in the elderly.
Length of publication: 268 pages
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Acknowledgement: Health Technology Assessment