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A cross-sectional study: locomotive syndrome

Case studies - 23 November, 2017

The concept of “locomotive syndrome” is the circumstances in which elderly people need nursing care services or are at high risk of requiring such services…

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The influence of gender on TKA and THA

The influence of gender on TKA and THA

Case studies - 13 April, 2017

Do age and gender really have any influence on total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and total hip arthroscopy (THA)? Debates have emerged on this topic and…

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The accuracy of pre-operative templating on Knee Arthroplasty

The accuracy of pre-operative templating on Knee Arthroplasty

Templating - 26 January, 2017

Pre-operative planning is recommended for every type of surgery and pre-operative templating has become very popular since the planning of orthopedic surgical procedures became a…

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PREPARING PATIENTS FOR A KNEE REPLACEMENT: THE PROCEDURES

Preparing patients for a knee replacement: the procedures

Arthroplasty - 29 September, 2016

A knee replacement will be performed when the knee is severely damaged mostly caused by arthritis or injury. It works when it becomes hard for…

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