Utilisation of primary total knee joint replacements across socioeconomic status in the Barwon Statistical Division, Australia, 2006-2007: a cross-sectional study
Sharon Lee Brennan, Tyman Stanford, Anita Wluka, Richard S Page, Stephen E Graves, Mark A Kotowicz, Geoffrey C Nicholson, Julie A Pasco
BMJ OPEN | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2012
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Career Fellowship
Awarded by NHMRC Career Development Award
SLB is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Early Career Fellowship (1012472, 2011-14). AEW is the recipient of NHMRC Career Development Award (545876).r SLB, TS, MAK, GCN, and JAP have no competing interests. AEW is a Committee member of the Scientific Programme and Research Committee, Australian Rheumatology Association, and is on the Advisory Board of the Australian Rheumatology Association Research Trust Scientific Advisory Board. RSP has received research support from Ascension Orthopaedics, and financial support from Synthes, and De Ply Education for Fellowship Position. RSP is a Committee member of the Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry (AOANJRR), from which the dataset used for this analysis were extracted, and is an Executive of the Shoulder and Elbow Society. SEG is the director of the AOANJRR, from which the dataset used for this analysis was extracted.