Systemic lupus erythematosus is not a risk factor for poor outcomes after total hip and total knee arthroplasty Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Lupus Erythematosus, Systemic

abstract

  • While SLE patients have more comorbidities than OA, and SLE THA have worse preoperative pain and function compared with OA controls, SLE was not an independent risk factor for poor short-term pain or function after either hip or knee arthroplasty.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4504835

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0961203314566635

PubMed ID

  • 25595621

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 900

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 24

number

  • 9