Why Have a Joint Registry?

1) Reduce Complications and Revision Rates

2) Monitor and Support Implant Recalls and/or Advisory Notices

3) Improved Orthopaedic Patient Care

When hospitals and surgeons actively utilize the knowledge gained from the data – it is the patients who benefit the most.

A Growing Network

Number of hip and knee replacement procedures tracked:

200000 and counting...

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881

     Hospitals Participating
 

6,367 Surgeons

50 States Represented

 

By the Numbers...

Hip and knee implants account for more than 85% of the joint reconstruction and replacement market.

More than 7 million Americans have had a knee or hip replacement surgery.

Joint registries demonstrate up to a 50% reduction in revision rates after registry initiation and identification of best practices.

If U.S. revision rates were cut by just 2%, Medicare could save more than $65 million.

  • UPMC Northwest

    UPMC Northwest

    Seneca, PA

    Participant Since 2016

  • Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital

    Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital

    St. Louis Park, MN

    Participant Since 2013

  • UPMC Passavant-McCandless

    UPMC Passavant-McCandless

    Pittsburgh, PA

    Participant Since 2016

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Our Supporters

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)
The Hip Society
The Knee Society
DJO Global
DePuy Synthes
Exactech, Inc.
MicroPort
Smith & Nephew
Stryker
Zimmer Biomet

 

News

American Joint Replacement Registry Releases Third Annual Report


Have you ever wondered what the most common knee implant design was, or about the relationship between femoral head composition and size in hip arthroplasty?

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“AJRR has taken on a monumental task, and I believe they even surprise themselves when it comes to how successful they have been. It speaks to a well-conceived plan that is being effectively executed.”

Judy Casper, Clinical Data/Research Coordinator, Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (MOSH)
Franklin, Wis.

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