SURGICAL APPROACH (PRIMARY KNEE REPLACEMENT)

The surgical approach used during Primary Knee Replacement Surgery.

Format / Length

an1

National Codes

Code Description

2

Medial Parapatellar

3

Lateral Parapatellar

5

Sub-vastus

7

Mid-Vastus

6

Other (not listed)

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly KNEE SURGERY SURGICAL APPROACH
Plural SURGICAL APPROACHES (PRIMARY KNEE REPLACEMENT)