Clinical Trial

Inpatient vs Outpatient Total Hip Replacement

Study Description

Inpatient vs Outpatient Total Hip Replacement

This study is a pragmatic randomized clinical trial comparing standard inpatient total hip arthroplasty with same day discharge. Patients who are medically well and have a good support structure at home will be randomized to inpatient or same day discharge. The investigators will compare patient costs from the perspective of the Ministry of Health, the institution, society and the patient. The investigators will also record complications, patient satisfaction, functional ability and quality of life.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Recruiting patients only Recruiting patients only

Procedure - Outpatient

Patients in the outpatient group will be discharged from the hospital the same day of surgery following a total hip arthroplasty

Procedure - Inpatient

Patients in the inpatient group will be discharged from the hospital the following day after a total hip arthroplasty

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Patient Satisfaction and Costs Associated With Total Hip Arthroplasty

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03026764

ParticipAid ID

Le3POa