PharmacoEconomics Open (2017) 1:241–253 https://doi.org/10.1007/s41669-017-0017-4 SYSTEMATIC REVIEW Choosing Between Unicompartmental and Total Knee Replacement: What Can Economic Evaluations Tell Us? A Systematic Review 1 1,2 1 • • • Edward Burn Alexander D. Liddle Thomas W. Hamilton 3 1,3 1,3 1,4 • • • Sunil Pai Hemant G. Pandit David W. Murray Rafael Pinedo-Villanueva Published online: 15 March 2017 The Author(s) 2017. This article is published with open access at Springerlink.com Abstract Results Twelve studies satisﬁed the inclusion criteria. Five Background and objective Patients with anteromedial were within-study analyses, while another was based on a arthritis who require a knee replacement could receive literature review. The remaining six studies were model- either a unicompartmental knee replacement (UKR) or a based analyses. All studies were informed by observational total knee replacement (TKR). This review has been data. While methodological approaches varied, studies undertaken to identify economic evaluations comparing generally had either limited follow-up, did not fully UKR and TKR, evaluate the approaches that were taken in account for baseline differences in patient characteristics or the studies, assess the quality of reporting of these evalu- relied on previous research that did not. The quality of ations, and consider what they can
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Published: Mar 15, 2017
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