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 Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antirheumatic Agents
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Perioperative Care
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Rheumatology

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.

authors

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/acr.23274

PubMed ID

  • 28620917

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