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Health-related quality of life in patients waiting for major joint replacement. A comparison between patients and population controls Hirvonen, Johanna; Blom, Marja; Tuominen, Ulla; Seitsalo, Seppo; Lehto, Matti; Paavolainen, Pekka; Hietaniemi, Kalevi; Rissanen, Pekka; Sintonen, Harri (2006)
articleBackground Several quality-of-life studies in patients awaiting major joint replacement have focused on the outcomes of surgery. Interest in examining patients on the elective waiting list has increased since the beginning ...
The effect of co-morbidities on health-related quality of life in patients placed on the waiting list for total joint replacement Tuominen, Ulla; Blom, Marja; Hirvonen, Johanna; Seitsalo, Seppo; Lehto, Matti; Paavolainen, Pekka; Hietaniemi, Kalevi; Rissanen, Pekka; Sintonen, Harri (2007)
articleBackground Co-morbidity is a powerful predictor of health care outcomes and costs, as well as an important cofounder in epidemiologic studies. The effect of co-morbidities is generally related to mortality or complications. ...