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Changes in patella tendon length over 5 years after different types of knee arthroplasty

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Post-operative shortening of the patellar tendon resulting in an abnormally low-lying patella has been described previously, but the degree of change in patella tendon length over time and extent of its progression after different types of knee arthroplasties remains unknown. This study assesses the incidence of patella tendon length change following lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA), medial UKA, and total knee arthroplasty (TKA), and its impact on patient-reported outcome at 5...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00167-016-4170-6

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, Colleges and Halls
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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NDORMS
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Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg Publisher's website
Journal:
Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
9
Pages:
3029–3035
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2016-05-13
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EISSN:
1433-7347
ISSN:
0942-2056
Source identifiers:
624856
Language:
English
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2016-07-06

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