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Society guideline links: Total knee arthroplasty

Deputy Editor
Monica Ramirez Curtis, MD, MPH

Introduction

This topic includes links to society and government-sponsored guidelines from selected countries and regions around the world. We will update these links periodically; newer versions of some guidelines may be available on each society's website. Some societies may require users to log in to access their guidelines.

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Links to related guidelines are provided separately. (See "Society guideline links: Osteoarthritis".)

Canada

Choosing Wisely Canada: Avoid performing routine post-operative deep vein thrombosis ultrasonography screening in patients who undergo elective hip or knee arthroplasty (2014)

United States

American College of Rheumatology (ACR)/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS): Guideline for the perioperative management of antirheumatic medication in patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing elective total hip or total knee arthroplasty (2017)

 

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Literature review current through: Jul 2017. | This topic last updated: Jul 26, 2017.
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