Source: National Joint Registry
Date of publication: September 2014
Publication type: Report
In a nutshell: The report reviews the quality and outcomes of hip, knee, ankle, elbow and shoulder joint replacements. This year’s report highlights the increasing number of replacements whilst the numbers dying following surgery has been halved and the revision risk within 10 years, for most patients, is less than 5%
Length of publication: 135 pages
Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.
Acknowledgement: Medical News Today