APPROPRIATE USE CRITERIA: OSTEOARTHRITIS OF THE KNEE: SURGICAL MANAGEMENT (2016)

INDICATION PROFILE


Function-Limiting Pain

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Range of Motion Extension/Flexion

Functional Instability

Pattern of arthritic involvement (medial tibiofemoral, lateral tibiofemoral or patellofemoral)

Imaging (joint space in most involved compartment)

Limb Alignment

Mechanical Symptoms (compatible with Meniscal Tear or Loose Body)

Age

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