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The Impact of Biologic Therapy Introduction on Hip and Knee Replacement Among Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: An Interrupted Time Series Analysis Using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink

Abstract:

In several developed countries it has been observed that the incidence of orthopaedic surgery among rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients has been in decline, despite a concurrent increase among non-RA patients. Whilst the introduction of biologic therapies may be an explanatory factor for the divergent trends, specific data testing this hypothesis is lacking. We set out to estimate the impact of approval and national guidance (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) TA36) on an...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
ORCID:
0000-0002-7034-6168
Edwards, CJ More by this author
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University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
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Publisher:
American College of Rheumatology Publisher's website
Publication date:
2016-09-28
Acceptance date:
2016-09-02
Pubs id:
pubs:807169
URN:
uri:31bb6616-bc53-4157-ac57-13aa60c00cec
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uuid:31bb6616-bc53-4157-ac57-13aa60c00cec
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pubs:807169

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