2017 American College of Rheumatology/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Guideline for the Perioperative Management of Antirheumatic Medication in Patients With Rheumatic Diseases Undergoing Elective Total Hip or Total Knee Arthroplasty Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Juvenile
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Hip Joint
  • Patient Outcome Assessment

abstract

  • This guideline should help decision-making by clinicians and patients regarding perioperative antirheumatic medication management at the time of elective THA or TKA. These conditional recommendations reflect the paucity of high-quality direct randomized controlled trial data.

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publication date

  • September 26, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.arth.2017.05.001

PubMed ID

  • 28629905

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