Patellofemoral resurfacing and patellar denervation in primary total knee arthroplasty

  title={Patellofemoral resurfacing and patellar denervation in primary total knee arthroplasty},
  author={Alisara Arirachakaran and Chanchit Sangkaew and Jatupon Kongtharvonskul},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
To conduct a systematic review and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) with the aim of comparing relevant clinical outcomes between patellar denervation, resurfacing and non-resurfacing. A database search was performed using PubMed and Scopus search engines. RCTs or quasi-experimental designs comparing clinical outcomes between treatments by a search of articles dated from inception to October 23, 2012. Unstandardized mean difference (UMD) and random effects methods… CONTINUE READING
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