Impact of a Surgical Screening Clinic for Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis: A Descriptive Study
Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine, 05/08/2012
Klett MJ et al. – Orthopedic surgical screening by trained physicians using standardized tools halved the number of surgical consultations. Few conservative management options were tried before referral, indicating the need to enhance presurgical care for patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA).