Funding for this research was provided by:
Orthopaedic Research Foundation (N/A)
Received: 3 July 2020
Accepted: 10 November 2020
First Online: 8 December 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: IRB Information: University of Florida Health Center Institutional Review Board, Study Number 289–2011. Each author certifies that his or her institution approved the human protocol for this investigation, that all investigations were conducted in conformity with ethical principles of research, and that informed consent for participation in the study was obtained.
: Not applicable.
: Two of the authors (T.W.W. and K.W.F.) receive royalties and have consultancy agreements with Exactech, Inc. and Exactech, Inc., assisted in the design and production of trial implants used in the study. The University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation receives research support from Exactech, Inc. Outside funding was not involved in data collection, data analysis, or the preparation of or editing of the manuscript. The remaining authors certify that they have no commercial associations (e.g., consultancies, stock ownership, equity interest, patent/licensing arrangements, etc.) that might pose a conflict of interest in connection with the submitted article.