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Table 2 Actual number and growth rate of surgery performed in Korea between 2009 and 2018

From: Trends in knee surgery research in the official journal of the Korean Knee Society during the period 1999–2018: a bibliometric review

CategoryTotal numberFirst half (2009–2013)
(n)
Late half (2014–2018)
(n)
Growth rate
(%)
HTO93,94731,04762,900102.6
UKA31,90212,37219,53057.9
TKA548,003234,891313,11233.3
Revision surgery24,89511,38313,51218.7
APCL147,19971,95275,2474.6
AS863,799426,850436,9492.4
  1. APCL anterior or posterior cruciate ligament, AS arthroscopy, HTO high tibial osteotomy, TKA total knee arthroplasty, UKA unicompartmental knee arthroplasty