Patient-Friendly Summary of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria Imaging After Total Knee Arthroplasty
Department of Radiology
Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment | Health Services Administration | Radiology | Surgical Procedures, Operative
Knee replacement, or total knee arthroplasty, is the most common joint replacement procedure in the United States. Most patients do not require any imaging after discharge other than the x-rays at the first postoperative follow-up appointment.
DOI of Published Version
J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Feb 18. pii: S1546-1440(19)30137-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2019.01.032. [Epub ahead of print] Link to article on publisher's site
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR
Quinlan C, Lalani T. (2019). Patient-Friendly Summary of the ACR Appropriateness Criteria Imaging After Total Knee Arthroplasty. Radiology Publications. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.01.032. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/radiology_pubs/464