Funding for this research was provided by:
Conine Family Fund for Joint Preservation
Received: 11 February 2019
Accepted: 25 September 2019
First Online: 15 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was submitted to and approved by the Partners Health IRB Committee, Boston, MA: IRB#2011P000053.The consent form was in written format.
: All patients provided consent to participate in this study, per our institution’s standard for research consent forms, this consent specified that the research information obtained may be used for publication.
: The authors have no disclosures, conflicts of interest, or competing interests to make.