Discordance in TKA expectations between patients and surgeons knee Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Attitude to Health
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Recovery of Function

abstract

  • With increasing TKA use, surgeons will likely encounter more patients with discordantly high expectations. The preoperative educational class can be used to target patients more likely to have discordantly high expectations.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3528944

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s11999-012-2484-3

PubMed ID

  • 22821348

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 175

end page

  • 80

volume

  • 471

number

  • 1