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High Flexion Knee Score (HFKS) Following Total Knee Arthroplasty

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient following a total knee arthroplasty using the high-flexion knee score (HFKS) of Na et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

T84

Description:

Na et al reported the High-Flexion Knee Score (HFKS) for evaluating a patient who has had a total knee arthroplasty (total knee joint replacement). The score eliminates the ceiling effect seen with other scoring instruments. The authors are from Samsung Medical Center and Sungkyunkwan University in Korea.

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