Review question/objective: The objective of this review is to locate and synthesize the best available evidence investigating the impact of selected comorbidities on upper limb arthroplasty outcomes. The review question is: Are patients with diabetes mellitus or obesity at an increased risk of complications and/or poorer postoperative outcomes following total shoulder, reverse total shoulder and total elbow arthroplasty?
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 2017|
- Diabetes mellitus
- Elbow arthroplasty
- Shoulder arthroplasty