Maine Orthopaedic Review Monthly Challenge

Test Your Knowledge of Treating Patients After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Bruce F. Gomberg, MD


November 03, 2017

Obesity is associated with several postoperative complications, including hospital readmissions, reoperation, and wound problems. Frequently, the incisions are larger to account for a larger soft-tissue envelope. There is no difference in patient satisfaction with respect to BMI.[6]


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