Direct cost and complications associated with total joint arthroplasty in patients with preoperative anxiety and depression

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2015, 17 September [epub]

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Date of publication:  September 2015

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  this study was designed and conducted to determine the impact of concomitant psychiatric disorders on the hospitalization charges and complications in patients with preoperative depression or anxiety undergoing total knee or hip arthroplasty.

Length of publication:  16 pages

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Acknowledgement:  Journal of Arthroplasty


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