Sex and surgical outcomes and mortality after primary total knee arthroplasty: A risk-adjusted analysis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Osteoarthritis, Knee
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • The higher rates of mortality, hospital readmissions, revision surgery, and wound infections in men undergoing elective primary TKA compared to women indicate there is a sex disparity in these outcomes.

publication date

  • July 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3850181

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/acr.21953

PubMed ID

  • 23335560

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1095

end page

  • 102

volume

  • 65

number

  • 7