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Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Valgus Deformity

Mahmoud Jabalameli 1 , Abolfazl Bagherifard 1 , Hosseinali Hadi 1 and Iman Qomashi 1 , *
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: May 31, 2016, 3 (2); e4153
  • Published Online: May 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 17, 2015
  • Revised: January 9, 2016
  • Accepted: April 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-4153

To Cite: Jabalameli M, Bagherifard A, Hadi H, Qomashi I. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Valgus Deformity, Shafa Ortho J. 2016 ; 3(2):e4153. doi: 10.17795/soj-4153.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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