Joint replacement rates for New Zealanders with RA have not declined in the last decade, a finding that experts say could reflect the strict eligibility criteria for biologics imposed on its citizens. The analysis of joint replacement surgery rates between 1999 and 2015 found that with the exception of elbow replacements, rates of hip, knee, ...
Joint replacements for RA stable in NZ
By Nicola Garrett
26 Oct 2017