Effect of surgical closing in total knee arthroplasty at flexion or extension: a prospective, randomized study

Komurcu E., YUKSEL H. Y., ERSOZ M., AKTEKIN C. N., Hapa O., Celebi L., ...More

KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY, vol.22, no.12, pp.3067-3073, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of knee position during wound closure (flexed vs. extended) in total knee arthroplasty on knee strength and function, as determined by knee society scores and isokinetic testing of extensor and flexor muscle groups.