Current surgical strategies for total arthroplasty in valgus knee
Dimitrios Nikolopoulos, George Safos, Orthopaedic Department, Central Clinic of Athens, 10680 Athens, Greece
Ioannis Michos, D’ Orthopaedic Department, Asklepeion Voulas General Hospital, 16673 Voul, Greece
Petros Safos, Orthopaedic Department, Ikaria General Hospital, 83300 Ikaria, Greece
Author contributions: Nikolopoulos D and Michos I contributed equally to conception and design of the research; Nikolopoulos D, Safos G and Safos P designed the research on PubMed and analyzed the data; Nikolopoulos D and Michos I drafted the article and revised it critically; all authors approved the final version so as to be published.
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Correspondence to: Dimitrios Nikolopoulos, PhD, Consultant, Orthopaedic Department, Central Clinic of Athens, Asklepiou 31 str., 10680 Athens, Greece. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 28, 2015
Peer-review started: March 28, 2015
First decision: April 10, 2015
Revised: April 23, 2015
Accepted: May 16, 2015
Article in press: May 18, 2015
Published online: July 18, 2015