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Surgeon: UKA results in high patient satisfaction, low perioperative morbidity

In carefully selected patients, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty is associated with high patent satisfaction, a lower risk of perioperative morbidity and long-term survivorship rivaling that found withtotal knee arthroplasty, according to one surgeon’s experience. Craig J. Della Valle, MD, presented his findings at the Current Concepts in Joint Replacement 2011 Winter Meeting, in Orlando, Florida. […]