Factors that impact expectations before total knee arthroplasty.

@article{Hepinstall2011FactorsTI,
  title={Factors that impact expectations before total knee arthroplasty.},
  author={Matthew S. Hepinstall and John R. Rutledge and Lindsey J Bornstein and Madhu Mazumdar and Geoffrey H. Westrich},
  journal={The Journal of arthroplasty},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={870-6}
}
This study examined the effect of patient attributes on expectations before total knee arthroplasty (TKA). A total of 1943 patients completed an Expectations Survey before TKA. Demographics, surgical history, baseline Medical Outcomes Study Short Form 36 (SF-36) score, Knee injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS), and Lower Extremity Activity Scale… CONTINUE READING