TableĀ 1

Studies reporting on thromboembolic events post-TAR

StudySourceNumber in studyTotal VTE events
Number and percentage
Deep vein thrombosis
Number and percentage
Pulmonary embolism
Number and percentage
Barg, et al4aSC/MS65526 (3.97)26 (3.97)NA
Haskell et al4bMC/MS1872 (1.07)NANA
Hobson, et al5SC/SS1230 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Jameson, et al6HES database16331 (0.06)0 (0)1 (0.06)
Karantana, et al7SC/SS520 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Knecht, et al8SC/SS671 (1.49)0 (0)1 (1.49)
Kumar, et al9SC/SS430 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Lee, et al10SC/SS500 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Rippstein, et al11SC/MS2333 (1.29)3 (1.29)0 (0)
Rodrigues-Pinto12MC/MS1190 (0)0 (0)0 (0)
Saltzman, et al13SC/SS422 (4.76)2 (4.76)0 (0)
Schweitzer, et al14MC/MS671 (1.49)0 (0)1 (1.49)
  • HES, Hospital Episode Statistics; MC, multicentre; MS, multiple surgeons; NA, not applicable; n, number; SC, single centre; SS, single surgeon; VTE, venous thromboembolism; TAR, total knee replacement.