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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 185208, 6 pages
Research Article

The Influence of Obesity on Patient Reported Outcomes following Total Knee Replacement

1Rehabilitation Sciences, Queen Margaret University, Queen Margaret University Drive, Musselburgh, East Lothian, EH21 6UU, UK
2Orthopaedic Department, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, 51, Little France Crescent, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH16 4SA, UK

Received 31 May 2012; Accepted 12 September 2012

Academic Editor: Bruce M. Rothschild

Copyright © 2012 Vandana Ayyar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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