July 2018 — The number of Canadians having joint replacement and revision surgeries has increased over the past 5 years. With an average inpatient cost of more than $9,000 per surgery, more than $1 billion is spent in Canada annually. Read the Hip and Knee Replacements in Canada, 2016–2017: Canadian Joint Replacement Registry (CJRR) Annual Report to learn about clinical information and patient outcomes for hip and knee replacements in Canada.

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