Safety of one-stage bilateral total knee arthroplasty -one surgeon sequential vs. two surgeons simultaneous: a randomized controlled study


UZER G. , ALIYEV O. , YILDIZ F. , Gungoren N. , ELMALI N. , TUNCAY İ.

INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00264-020-04704-9
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS
  • Keywords: Bilateral, Knee, Arthroplasty, Complication, Operative time, Two-team, BLOOD-LOSS, MORTALITY, COMPLICATIONS, REPLACEMENT, REVISION

Abstract

Purpose This study aimed to examine the complications by comparing two surgeons simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty (two-surgeon bilateral TKA) to one surgeon sequential bilateral total knee arthroplasty (single-surgeon bilateral TKA).