Reliability of patient-reported complications following hip or knee arthroplasty procedures.


South Western Sydney Clinical School, UNSW Sydney, Level 2, Clinical Building, Liverpool Hospital, Cnr Elizabeth and Goulburn Sts, Liverpool NSW, 2170, Australia. [Email]


Patient reported outcomes are increasingly used to assess the success of surgical procedures. Patient reported complications are often included as an outcome. However, these data must be validated to be accurate and useful in clinical practice.


Complications,Hip arthroplasty,Joint replacement registry,Knee arthroplasty,Patient-reported outcome measures,Validation study,