TITLE

Essay for the CIHR/CMAJ award: improving access to hip and knee replacement and its quality by adopting a new model of care in Alberta

AUTHOR(S)
Frank, Cyril; Marshall, Deborah; Faris, Peter; Smith, Christopher
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/5/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 6, pE347
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the research regarding the impact of the model of care pilot study in Alberta to joint replacement care by Cyril Frank and colleagues, winner in the 2009-2010 Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)/Canadian Medical Association Journal(CMAJ) health research competition. It explores the model of care design created through the collaboration of orthopedists and public health administrators. The study shows positive implication on the health-related quality of life.
ACCESSION #
60162247

 

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