Weight loss continues beyond THA, TKA follow up

  • April 23, 2014

Clinically significant weight loss following total hip and knee arthroplasty may continue for several years beyond the 1- and 2-year follow-up reported in the literature, according to study results. Researchers performed a retrospective review of 344 patients undergoing TKA and 294 patients undergoing THA, as well as other commonly performed lower extremity orthopedic surgeries between January 2002 and October 2011.Full Story »

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