Comparison of outpatient vs. inpatient total knee arthroplasty: an ACS-NSQIP analysis

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2017, February 1 [epub]

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Date of publication:  February 2016

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Looked at adverse events happening in the 30-day postoperative period in 112,922 TKA patients of whom 642 were outpatients and the rest inpatients to find any significant differences between the two groups.

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Acknowledgement:  Journal of Arthroplasty

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