JBJS Rev 2021 04 8;9(4). Epub 2021 Apr 8.
Surgical Outcomes Research Centre (SOuRCe) (S.K., I.A.H., and M.S.), Institute of Academic Surgery (S.K., I.A.H., and M.S.), and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery (S.K., I.A.H., and M.H.), Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
Background: Knee arthroplasty is a high-risk, resource-intensive procedure that should be reserved for patients in whom the benefit will outweigh the risks. The provision of high-quality, publicly available decision aids can help patients to balance the benefits against the harms of treatments and to assist informed decision-making. The aim of this study was to identify and evaluate the content and readability of freely available knee arthroplasty decision aids. Read More