The effect of varus and valgus deformity on results of cementless mobile bearing TKA.

@article{Sorrells2007TheEO,
  title={The effect of varus and valgus deformity on results of cementless mobile bearing TKA.},
  author={R Barry Sorrells and Jeffrey A Murphy and Kate C Sheridan and Ray C. Wasielewski},
  journal={The Knee},
  year={2007},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={284-8}
}
We aimed to determine whether preoperative angular deformity affects survivorship or postoperative alignment after cementless mobile bearing total knee arthroplasty. Nine hundred seventeen knees were grouped according to preoperative mechanical alignment: normal, 0-5 degrees ; abnormal, 6-10 degrees ; severely abnormal, >10 degrees. Ten-year survival estimates were 89.7% for the severely abnormal alignment group, 95.5% for the abnormal alignment group, and 94.9% for the normal alignment group… CONTINUE READING

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