National Joint Registry (NJR)


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , Joint Replacement

Description:
The NJR "was set up by the Department of Health and Welsh Assembly Government to collect information on all hip and knee replacement operations [in the UK] and to monitor the performance of replacement hip and knee joints (implants)." The site features "statistics for English and Welsh independent healthcare providers, NHS hospitals and treatment centres." Statistics include number of hip and knee procedures and consent rate for hospitals. Also includes medical device alerts.

Publisher:
National Joint Registry

Language:
English

Source:
http://www-new.njrcentre.org.uk/njrcentre/


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