Research Study

EQUIP-TJR (Effective Quality Indicator Implementation for Patients and Total Joint Replacement Rehabilitation)
Principal Investigator 
Marie Westby

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Osteoarthritis
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Jul 14, 2016 to May 31, 2018
Locations 
Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Lions Gate Hospital, St. Paul's Hospital
Name/Title 
Paul Drexler, Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-675-2578
Purpose of Study 

To explore patient and family needs, priorities and preferences for information and resources on quality indicators for rehabilitation care before and after hip and knee replacement surgery for osteoarthritis. 

Eligibility 

You can participate in the study if:

  • you are 45 and over who has osteoarthritis of the knee or hip and is on the waiting list for total hip or knee replacement or had surgery in the past 6 months
  • you are be able to read and speak English
Disclaimer 

Study Coordinators and Research Nurses cannot give medical advice over the phone. Telephone numbers and email addresses are provided for obtaining additional information on specific clinical research trials only. If you have specific questions which require clinical expertise, please call your primary care physician.