Comparative Analysis of Direct Hospital Care Costs between Aseptic and Two-Stage Septic Knee Revision

BACKGROUND The most common intermediate and long-term complications of total knee arthroplasty (TKA) include aseptic and septic failure of prosthetic joints. These complications cause suffering, and their management is expensive. In the future the number of revision TKA will increase, which involves a greater financial burden. Little concrete data about… CONTINUE READING