What is the Societal Value of TKA?

TKA study is first of a series to identify the value of orthopaedic procedures to society

Peter Pollack

With all the attention on the cost of health care, an important factor is being overlooked: the impact on society resulting from the treatment of a particular condition. Comparing that impact when both surgical and nonsurgical treatments are available is particularly important in a specialty such as orthopaedics, which focuses on restoring mobility and health.

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