Researchers published a study in Central Musculoskeletal Disorders concluding that “THA and TKA are cost-effective and should be recommended for the management of patients with end stage/severe knee and hip OA.” Orthopedics Today breaks down the research in four key points of the most cost-effective measures: 1) surgery without delay, 2) high-volume hospitals, 3) THA vs. non-operative strategies, and 4) hybrid cement techniques. Full story.

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