Defining an International Standard Set of Outcome Measures for Patients With Hip or Knee Osteoarthritis: Consensus of the International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis Working Group Academic Article uri icon


MeSH Major

  • Consensus
  • Disease Management
  • Osteoarthritis, Hip
  • Osteoarthritis, Knee
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)


  • We have defined a Standard Set of outcome measures for monitoring the care of people with clinically diagnosed hip or knee OA that is appropriate for use across all treatment and care settings. We believe this Standard Set provides meaningful, comparable, and easy to interpret measures ready to implement in clinics and/or registries globally. We view this set as an initial step that, when combined with cost data, will facilitate value-based health care improvements in the treatment of hip and knee OA.

publication date

  • November 2016



  • Academic Article



  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5129496

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/acr.22868

PubMed ID

  • 26881821

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1631

end page

  • 1639


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