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What does UKA stand for?

UKA stands for Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty


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Uttara Kannada (district of Karnataka, India)
Uttarakhand (Indian state)
United Kingdom Afghan National Army Training Team (New Zealand Defence Force)
United Kingdom Childhood Leukaemia Working Party (UK; now Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group)
United Kingdom Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
United Kingdom Maritime Search & Rescue Committee
United Kingdom Public General Acts (UK Parliament)
United Kingdom and Ireland
United Kingdom Nuclear Installation Inspectorate
United Kingdom/Netherlands Amphibious Force
United Kingdom Aikikai (est. 1989; UK)
United Kingdom Alliance of Professional Teachers of Dance
United Kingdom Athletics
United Klans of America (name of the Ku Klux Klan during civil rights era)
Universe Kogaku America (Oyster Bay, NY)
Uniwersytecka Komisja Akredytacyjna (Polish: University Accreditation Commission; Poland)
Upper Keys Athletic Association (Florida)
UK Airprox Board (United Kingdom)
United Kingdom Awarding Body
United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum

Samples in periodicals archive:
A second decade lifetable survival analysis of the Oxford unicompartmental knee arthroplasty.
Topics of the 34 chapters include unicompartmental knee arthroplasty, rotational alignment, the minimally invasive subvastus approach, cementless fixation, soft tissue balancing in revision arthroplasty, articulating spacers for infected knee replacements, impaction bone grafting, and metal augments.
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty (Alias Uni-Knee)--An Overview with Nursing Implications.
Discussion Hip resurfacing arthroplasty is still a relatively new procedure, and its re-introduction to the orthopaedic community is similar to that of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty.
Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty When considering prosthetic replacement, unicompartmental arthroplasty is an attractive option as there may be less blood loss, less bony resection, quicker rehabilitation, and more normal knee kinematics.
41,42) Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA), which has been performed since the 1970s, is considered by many to be an attractive alternative to osteotomy or total knee replacement surgery.
Gill T, Schemitsch EH, Brick GW, Thornhill TS: Revision total knee arthroplasty after failed unicompartmental knee arthroplasty or high tibial osteotomy.

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