Frederique J. HafkampDepartment of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic Disorders (CoRPS), Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
Jolanda de VriesDepartment of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic Disorders (CoRPS), Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands Department of Medical Psychology, Elisabeth-TweeSteden Hospital, Tilburg, Netherlands
Brenda L. den OudstenDepartment of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands Center of Research on Psychological and Somatic Disorders (CoRPS), Tilburg University, Tilburg, Netherlands
This type of dissatisfaction is commonly examined with the reliable and validated self-administered PatientSatisfaction Scale,
and thereby refers to overall satisfaction with surgery, with pain relief, and with the ability to perform work and
shoulder arthrodesis in adult patients for whom the surgical indication was a brachial plexus injury and the impact of this type of surgery on the final result, the functioning of the upper limb, and patientsatisfaction.
Material and methods
Panayiotis J. PapagelopoulosFirst Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Medicine, ‘ATTIKON’ University General Hospital, Athens, Hellenic Republic, Greece
this study is to review the functional scores, patients’ satisfaction and complications after non-operative treatment of displaced olecranon fractures in the elderly population.
Non-operative treatment of displaced
E Carlos Rodríguez-MerchánDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery, La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain Osteoarticular Surgery Research, Hospital La Paz Institute for Health Research – IdiPAZ (La Paz University Hospital – Autonomous University of Madrid), Madrid, Spain
progression of PD ( 12 ).
Goh et al. have claimed that although patients with PD have relatively poorer knee function and QoL, they experience functional gains, and high satisfaction is achieved ( 14 ). In a comparative level 3 evidence study published in
high satisfaction rates among patients. They acknowledge there is a lack of evidence for the indications of arthroereisis and studies they included lacked standardization and did not use disease-specific validated outcome tools.
natural anatomy and length of the fractured clavicle. There are uniform reports of lower non-union rates of approximately 2%.
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An improved patientsatisfaction and earlier return to work compared with conservative treatment is also
(and not the focus of this review), is patient-reported experience measures, which are instruments used to assess the overall experience and satisfaction associated with an instance of received care, such as an acute inpatient hospital admission.
As value in healthcare has shifted to a measurement of quality relative to the cost, there is a greater emphasis on improving clinical and functional outcomes and patientsatisfaction.
This is especially relevant in
reports of patientsatisfaction rates greater than 80% in the short term, these implants gradually started to fail because of excessive wear and the semi-constrained design.
Many complications with silastic prostheses emerged in the 1980s
Total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been described as “the operation of the 20th century” for the high satisfaction of the patients and the improvement of the quality of life following surgery.
More than 1 million THAs are