Decision Aid Summary
|Arthritis: Should I Have Hip Replacement Surgery?
|People who are suffering severe hip pain and loss of function as a result of osteoarthritis.
|Have hip replacement surgery.
Don't have your hip replaced.
Continue to manage your joint pain and other symptoms with other treatments.
|Year of last update or review
|How to obtain
|Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
|Where was it developed?
|Type of decision aid
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
|7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
|9 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing
Last modified: 2019-06-26.