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Finalised Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in England for Hip & Knee Replacements, April 2018 – March 2019

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England
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01 Apr 2018 to 31 Mar 2019

Summary

Patients undergoing elective inpatient surgery for hip and knee replacement, funded by the English NHS are asked to complete questionnaires before and after their operations to assess improvement in health as perceived by the patients themselves. This publication is for Finalised Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) in England - April 2018 to March 2019.

Key facts

Image for infographic 97% reported improvement for hip replacements
97% reported improvement for hip replacements

Patients reported an improvement for the Oxford Hip Score.

Image for infographic 94% reported an improvement for knee replacements
94% reported an improvement for knee replacements

Patients reported an improvement for the Oxford Knee Score.

Image for infographic At least 90% of patients felt better after their operation
At least 90% of patients felt better after their operation

95% of hip replacment patients felt better after the operation and 90% of knee replacement patients also felt better.

Image for infographic The majority of patients thought the results of their operation were excellent, very good or good.
The majority of patients thought the results of their operation were excellent, very good or good.

This occurred for 93.2% of hip replacement patients and 87% of knee replacement patients.

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NHS Digital article
13 February 2020
The results from questionnaires completed by patients who have undergone hip and knee replacements have been published by NHS Digital today.

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Last edited: 13 February 2020 9:14 am