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Pain relief matters most to patients after joint replacement

Medwire News reports on the results of an HSS study by Susan M. Goodman, MD, rheumatologist at HSS, and colleagues, published in BMC Rheumatology, which ranked the most important outcomes following a total hip replacement and total knee replacement from the patients perspective.

Findings show pain relief, restoration of physical function, and improved quality of life are the top three most important outcomes for patients.

Read the article at Medwirenews.com.