Functional performance of mobile versus fixed bearing total knee prostheses: a randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Jacobs2011FunctionalPO,
  title={Functional performance of mobile versus fixed bearing total knee prostheses: a randomised controlled trial},
  author={Wilco C. H. Jacobs and Bernhard Christen and A. B. Wymenga and Andreas J. Schuster and Dick B van der Schaaf and Arno M ten Ham and Ulrich Wehrli},
  booktitle={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2011}
}
The primary goal of this study was to assess the difference in active flexion between patients with a mobile versus a fixed bearing, cruciate retaining, and total knee arthroplasty. The study was designed as a randomised controlled multi-centre trial. Participants were assigned to interventions by using block-stratified, random allocation. Outcome parameters were active flexion, passive flexion, and Knee Society Score (KSS). Outcome parameters were assessed preoperatively and at 3, 6, and 12… CONTINUE READING