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Kneeling ability after total knee replacement (2019)
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Wylde, V., Artz, N., Howells, N., & Blom, A. W. (2019). Kneeling ability after total knee replacement. EFORT Open Reviews, 4(7), 460-467. https://doi.org/10.1302/2058-5241.4.180085

•Kneeling ability is consistently the poorest patient-rated outcome after total knee replacement (TKR), with 60–80% of patients reporting difficulty kneeling or an inability to kneel. •Difficulty kneeling impacts on many activities and areas of life... Read More about Kneeling ability after total knee replacement.

Effect of group-based outpatient physical therapy on function after total knee replacement: Results from a multicenter randomized controlled trial (2019)
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Gooberman-Hill, R., Wylde, V., Lenguerrand, E., Gooberman‐Hill, R., Artz, N., Marques, E., …Blom, A. W. (2020). Effect of group-based outpatient physical therapy on function after total knee replacement: Results from a multicenter randomized controlled trial. Arthritis Care and Research, 72(6), 768-777. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.23909

Arthritis Care & Research published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of American College of Rheumatology. Objective: To evaluate the long-term clinical effectiveness of a novel group-based outpatient physical therapy (PT) following total knee r... Read More about Effect of group-based outpatient physical therapy on function after total knee replacement: Results from a multicenter randomized controlled trial.

Survivorship and clinical outcome of the minimally invasive Uniglide medial fixed bearing, all-polyethylene tibia, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty at a mean follow-up of 7.3years (2016)
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Forster-Horváth, C., Artz, N., Hassaballa, M. A., Robinson, J. R., Porteous, A. J., Murray, J. R., & Newman, J. H. (2016). Survivorship and clinical outcome of the minimally invasive Uniglide medial fixed bearing, all-polyethylene tibia, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty at a mean follow-up of 7.3years. Knee, 23(6), 981-986. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2016.07.003

© 2016 Elsevier B.V. Background Medial UKA performed in England and Wales represents seven to 11% of all knee arthroplasty procedures, and is most commonly performed using mobile-bearing designs. Fixed bearing eliminates the risk of bearing dislocati... Read More about Survivorship and clinical outcome of the minimally invasive Uniglide medial fixed bearing, all-polyethylene tibia, unicompartmental knee arthroplasty at a mean follow-up of 7.3years.

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of outpatient physiotherapy after knee replacement for osteoarthritis: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial (2016)
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Wylde, V., Artz, N., Marques, E., Lenguerrand, E., Dixon, S., Beswick, A. D., …Gooberman-Hill, R. (2016). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of outpatient physiotherapy after knee replacement for osteoarthritis: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials, 17(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1418-x

© 2016 Wylde et al. Background: Primary total knee replacement is a common operation that is performed to provide pain relief and restore functional ability. Inpatient physiotherapy is routinely provided after surgery to enhance recovery prior to hos... Read More about Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of outpatient physiotherapy after knee replacement for osteoarthritis: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

Comparison of group-based outpatient physiotherapy with usual care after total knee replacement: A feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial (2016)
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Blom, A. W., Beswick, A. D., Artz, N., Dixon, S., Wylde, V., Marques, E., …Gooberman-Hill, R. (2017). Comparison of group-based outpatient physiotherapy with usual care after total knee replacement: A feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation, 31(4), 487-499. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215516642503

© The Author(s) 2016. Objective: To evaluate the feasibility of conducting a randomized controlled trial comparing group-based outpatient physiotherapy with usual care in patients following total knee replacement. Design: A feasibility study for a ra... Read More about Comparison of group-based outpatient physiotherapy with usual care after total knee replacement: A feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial.

Patient Reported Kneeling Ability in Fixed and Mobile Bearing Knee Arthroplasty (2015)
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Artz, N. J., Hassaballa, M. A., Robinson, J. R., Newman, J. H., Porteous, A. J., & Murray, J. R. (2015). Patient Reported Kneeling Ability in Fixed and Mobile Bearing Knee Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 30(12), 2159-2163. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2015.06.063

© 2015 Elsevier Inc. Kneeling is an important function of the knee joint required for many daily activities. Bearing type is thought to influence functional outcome following UKA and TKA. Self-reported kneeling ability was recorded in 471 UKA and 206... Read More about Patient Reported Kneeling Ability in Fixed and Mobile Bearing Knee Arthroplasty.

Sensorimotor function of the cervical spine in healthy volunteers (2015)
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Artz, N. J., Adams, M. A., & Dolan, P. (2015). Sensorimotor function of the cervical spine in healthy volunteers. Clinical Biomechanics, 30(3), 260-268. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2015.01.005

© 2015 The Authors. Abstract Background Sensorimotor mechanisms are important for controlling head motion. However, relatively little is known about sensorimotor function in the cervical spine. This study investigated how age, gender and variations i... Read More about Sensorimotor function of the cervical spine in healthy volunteers.

Effectiveness of physiotherapy exercise following total knee replacement: Systematic review and meta-analysis (2015)
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Beswick, A. D., Artz, N., Elvers, K. T., Lowe, C. M., Sackley, C., Jepson, P., & Beswick, A. D. (2015). Effectiveness of physiotherapy exercise following total knee replacement: Systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 16(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/s12891-015-0469-6

© 2015 Artz et al. Background: Rehabilitation, with an emphasis on physiotherapy and exercise, is widely promoted after total knee replacement. However, provision of services varies in content and duration. The aim of this study is to update the revi... Read More about Effectiveness of physiotherapy exercise following total knee replacement: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based pain self-management intervention for patients undergoing total hip replacement: Feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial (2014)
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Wylde, V., Marques, E., Artz, N., Blom, A., & Gooberman-Hill, R. (2014). Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based pain self-management intervention for patients undergoing total hip replacement: Feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 15(1), https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6215-15-176

Background: Total hip replacement (THR) is a common elective surgical procedure and can be effective for reducing chronic pain. However, waiting times can be considerable. A pain self-management intervention may provide patients with skills to more e... Read More about Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of a group-based pain self-management intervention for patients undergoing total hip replacement: Feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial.

Fixed bearing lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty-Short to midterm survivorship and knee scores for 101 prostheses (2014)
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Smith, J. R., Robinson, J. R., Porteous, A. J., Murray, J. R., Hassaballa, M. A., Artz, N., & Newman, J. H. (2014). Fixed bearing lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty-Short to midterm survivorship and knee scores for 101 prostheses. Knee, 21(4), 843-847. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2014.04.003

Background: Isolated unicompartmental knee arthritis is less common laterally than medially. Lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) constitutes only 1% of all knee arthroplasty performed. Use of medial UKA is supported by several published... Read More about Fixed bearing lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty-Short to midterm survivorship and knee scores for 101 prostheses.

Minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty; a pragmatic randomised controlled trial reporting outcomes up to 2year follow up (2013)
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Tasker, A., Hassaballa, M., Murray, J., Lancaster, S., Artz, N., Harries, W., & Porteous, A. (2014). Minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty; a pragmatic randomised controlled trial reporting outcomes up to 2year follow up. Knee, 21(1), 189-193. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.knee.2013.07.010

Background: We present a prospective, randomised, multi-surgeon, controlled trial comparing minimally invasive (MIS) and standard approach total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Methods: Participants underwent unilateral TKA. Patients were randomised to Bris... Read More about Minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty; a pragmatic randomised controlled trial reporting outcomes up to 2year follow up.


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