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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.

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General

DRG Category: 461

Mean LOS: 8.6 days

Description SURGICAL: Bilateral or Multiple Major Joint Procedures of Lower Extremity With Major CC

DRG Category: 483

Mean LOS: 2.2 days

Description SURGICAL: Major Joint/Limb Reattachment Procedure of Upper Extremity

DRG Category: 553

Mean LOS: 5.2 days

Description MEDICAL: Bone Disease and Arthropathies With Major CC

Classification Section

Nursing Type Primary: acute care

Nursing Type Secondary: not applicable

System Primary: musculoskeletal

System Secondary: not applicable

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Citation

Sommers, Marilyn Sawyer.. "Osteoarthritis." Diseases and Disorders, 6th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73767/all/Osteoarthritis.
Sommers MS. Osteoarthritis. Diseases and Disorders. 6th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73767/all/Osteoarthritis. Accessed July 17, 2019.
Sommers, M. S. (2019). Osteoarthritis. In Diseases and Disorders. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73767/all/Osteoarthritis
Sommers MS. Osteoarthritis [Internet]. In: Diseases and Disorders. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 July 17]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Diseases-and-Disorders/73767/all/Osteoarthritis.
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