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Management of Intraoperative Medial Collateral Ligament Injury During TKA

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Description: Questions/purposes We compared the functional scores in patients with iatrogenic injury to the medial collateral ligament (MCL) treated with additional constraint to those without.
Conclusions Recognition of MCL injury during TKA is crucial, since using nonstabilizing inserts was associated with residual instability requiring revision.
Management of Intraoperative Medial Collateral Ligament Injury During TKA Gwo-Chin Lee & Paul A. Lotke CORR 2010 Volume 469, Number 1, 64-68

Type: Reference Material
Author/Contact: Lee et al
Institution: CORR
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Language: English

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Added: Tue Dec 28 2010