Impact of Comorbidities on Outcome After Total Hip Arthroplasty
Fanny L Loth, Johannes M Giesinger, Karlmeinrad Giesinger, Deborah J MacDonald, A Hamish R W Simpson, Colin R Howie & David F Hamilton
Patients with comorbid conditions report lower preoperative and postoperative outcome scores compared with patients with no such conditions; however, there was no statistically significant association of CCI comorbidities and POJ with postoperative improvement in joint-specific outcomes. LBP was found to have a negative impact on postoperative improvement in terms of joint awareness.
|citation||Loth F L, Giesinger J M, Giesinger K, MacDonald D J, Simpson A H R W, Howie C R, Hamilton D F. Impact of Comorbidities on Outcome After Total Hip Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty 2017; 32:2755-2761.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||19-04-2017|
|journal title||J Arthroplasty (32/9)|