Do Gender Specific Knee Implants Really Work Better Than Regular Ones?


By Molly Clifton

Knee implants designed specifially for female patients may not be any better than regular implants.

Researchers looked at thousands of knee replacements and found women who received the gender specific ones did not see improvements in pain scores or range of motion.

Women account for 60 percent of knee replacement patients.

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