Source: Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2014, August 5 [epub ahead of print]
Date of publication: 5 August 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: This American study compares the lifetime cost of surgery for the over 65s with the cost of not having surgery and finds that there is a cost benefit. With an ageing population, this is an important finding
Length of publication: 11 pages
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Acknowledgement: Medical News Today