Requirements for Adequate Arthroplasty Care (Expert Opinions)

  • Hans-Holger Bleß
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The previous chapters reviewed the status of knee and hip arthroplasty care based on existing literature. This chapter assesses the current situation from an expert perspective through the examination and analysis of available data. In August 2015, a workshop was conducted in preparation for this chapter, which was attended by a renowned panel of experts and stakeholders who play an important role in shaping the provision of healthcare services in Germany. This chapter presents the results following this workshop, the content of which has been approved by the relevant participants.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans-Holger Bleß
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  1. 1.IGES Institut GmbHBerlinGermany

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