A comparison of Harris and Oxford hip scores for assessing outcome after resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip : can the patient tell us everything we need to know.
Parsons, Nicholas R., De Souza, Ruth-Mary, Oni, T., Achten, Juul, Krikler, Stephen J. and Costa, Matthew L.. (2010) A comparison of Harris and Oxford hip scores for assessing outcome after resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip : can the patient tell us everything we need to know. Hip international : the journal of clinical and experimental research on hip pathology and therapy, Vol.20 (No.4). pp. 453-459. ISSN 1724-6067Full text not available from this repository.
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We have compared the Harris hip score with the Oxford hip score in a population of 358 patients (213 men and 145 women) aged between 19 to 74 years (median 55 years), after resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip (between September 1995 and October 2006) with a median follow-up of 6 years. The Oxford hip score was related to the age of the patient (Mann-Whitney test; p = 0.015), the hip lifetime (p = 0.030) and body mass index (p < 0.001). Correlation analysis indicated a good correlation between overall Harris and Oxford hip scores (Spearman's rank correlation = -0.70; p < 0.001). An analysis of correlations between individual items in the Oxford score and functional domains of the Harris score showed that the range of movement domain of the latter score was correlated with two items from the former score (-0.40 and -0.38; p < 0.001 and p < 0.001). Based on the correlation analysis, this study provides good evidence that the Oxford score can be substituted for the Harris score for long-term assessment of hip function, without significant loss of information.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RD Surgery
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Health Sciences
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School
Faculty of Medicine > Warwick Medical School > Health Sciences > Clinical Trials Unit
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Arthroplasty, Hip joint -- Surgery, Outcome assessment (Medical care)|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Hip international : the journal of clinical and experimental research on hip pathology and therapy|
|Publisher:||Wichtig Editore Srl|
|Official Date:||October 2010|
|Page Range:||pp. 453-459|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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