Could obesity be a risk factor for complications of osteoarthritis elective knee surgery?

Could obesity be a risk factor for complications of osteoarthritis elective knee surgery?

Authors

  • Stefania Fozzato Trauma Surgery Department I.R.C.C.S. Orthopedic Institute Galeazzi, 20161 Milan, Italy
  • Gabriele Napoletano Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic and Orthopedic Sciences, “Sapienza” University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
  • Antonello Ciccarelli Department of Movement, Human and Health Sciences University of Rome Foro Italico - 00135 Rome, Italy

Keywords:

Obesity, Osteoarthritis, Knee surgery

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17-10-2023

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Fozzato S, Napoletano G, Ciccarelli A. Could obesity be a risk factor for complications of osteoarthritis elective knee surgery?. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2023 Oct. 17 [cited 2024 Jul. 25];94(5):e2023247. Available from: https://www.mattioli1885journals.com/index.php/actabiomedica/article/view/14968