Funding for this research was provided by:
Technische Universität München
Received: 29 May 2022
Accepted: 17 January 2023
First Online: 21 January 2023
: Ethical approval for this study was granted by the institution’s ethics committee (Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismininger Str. 22, 81675 Munich, Germany, reference number 17/19 S-AS). The procedures used in this study adhere to the tenets of the Declaration of Helsinki.Informed consent for participation and consent for publication in a scientific journal was obtained from all patients prior to participation.
: Andreas B. Imhoff receives royalties from Arthrex Inc. (Naples, FL, USA) and Arthrosurface (Franklin, MA). He is a consultant for Arthrosurface (Franklin, MA, USA) and medi (Bayreuth, Germany). The companies were not involved in the study design, data collection, or final manuscript.All other authors have no relevant financial or non-financial interests to disclose.The other authors have no conflicts of interest to declare that are relevant to the content of this article.All other authors certify that they have no affiliations with or involvement in any organization or entity with any financial interest or non-financial interest in the subject matter or materials discussed in this manuscript.The other authors have no financial or proprietary interests in any material discussed in this article.