What do you expect of the treatment?

For example: 

  • Better motion
  • Less pain
  • Working out again

What's important to you?

Determine what is important for you in choosing treatment for your hip arthritis. Choose the statement that fits you best. Move the orange triangle towards the statement you prefer.

Non-surgical treatment

I can do what I want to do.

Surgery

I’ve tried exercises, I’m at a healthy weight, and I’ve tried various medications, but I’m not satisfied with my activity level.

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Non-surgical treatment

I am worried about the risks of an operation.

Surgery

I am not worried about the risks of an operation.

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Non-surgical treatment

I'm not willing to give up some of the sports and things that I do.

Surgery

I can limit my activities to accommodate the artificial joint.

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Your choice

What is your preference?

Treatment without Surgery

Surgery (Hip Replacement)

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How certain are you about this decision?

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Very certain

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