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Body mass index is not a clinically meaningful predictor of patient reported outcomes of primary hip replacement surgery: prospective cohort study.

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OBJECTIVES: To describe whether body mass index (BMI) is a clinically meaningful predictor of patient reported outcomes following primary total hip replacement (THR) surgery. DESIGN: Combined data from prospective cohort studies. We obtained information from four cohorts of patients receiving primary THR for osteoarthritis: Exeter Primary Outcomes Study (EPOS) (n = 1431); EUROHIP (n = 1327); Elective Orthopaedic Centre (n = 2832); and St. Helier (n = 787). The exposure of interest was pre-ope...

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10.1016/j.joca.2013.12.018

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society More from this journal
Volume:
22
Issue:
3
Pages:
431-439
Publication date:
2014-03-01
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EISSN:
1522-9653
ISSN:
1063-4584
Language:
English
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uuid:894fcb4d-73d6-4307-bc72-bb2e7900651d
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446170
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2014-01-30

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