Orthopaedics  |  Osteo Knee & Hip Pathway - Not Likely To Meet Criteria For Hip Replacement




Orthopaedics

Osteo Knee & Hip Pathway - Not Likely To Meet Criteria For Hip Replacement

  • No or inadequate trial of conservative treatment(6 months at regular doses of analgesia e.g. paracetamol + NSAID).
  • Minimal functional limitation.
  • No or minimal radiographic evidence of joint damage (still refer if severe functional limitation).
  • Overweight with BMI > 40 (send dietitians referral to- L.Chee@temanutoroa.org.nz or fax to- 07 571 2027)


Last updated : Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Next review date : Thursday, January 31,2019


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