A classification that identifies the reason why a revision of a joint IMPLANT is needed (indicating the requirement for further JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERY on a hip or knee).
The JOINT REPLACEMENT REVISION INDICATION identifies where the revision of a joint replacement is required on the basis of a JOINT REPLACEMENT REVISION CLASSIFICATION.
National Joint Registry Dataset: v.1: 24th March 2003
This class is also known by these names:
|plural||JOINT REPLACEMENT REVISION CLASSIFICATION|