Patient-Centered Outcome Measures

Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis

Completed & Harmonized

The ICHOM Set of Patient-Centered Outcome Measures for Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis is the result of hard work by a group of leading physicians, measurement experts and patients. It is our recommendation of the outcomes that matter most to patients with Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis. We urge all providers around the world to start measuring these outcomes to better understand how to improve the lives of their patients.

  1. Recommended to track via the Numeric Pain Rating Scale
  2. Recommended to track via the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score – Physical Function Shortform (KOOS-PS) and the Hip Disability and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score – Physical Function Shortform (HOOS-PS)
  3. Recommended to track via the EQ-5D-3L or the SF-12.
ICHOM Standard Sets Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis Outcomes Wheel

Set Materials

Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis Reference Guide
Hip Knee Osteoarthritis Data Dictionary
Hip & Knee Osteoarthritis – Defining an International Standard Set of Outcome Measures for Patients With Hip or Knee Osteoarthritis

Team that developed this set

Ilana Ackerman | University of Melbourne
Lyn March | North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre
Noel Smith* | Arthritis Victoria

Gillian Hawker | University of Toronto

Nicolaas Budhiparama | Nicolaas Institute of Constructive Orthopaedic Research & Education Foundation for Arthroplasty & Sports Medicine, Medistra Hospital

Thami Benzakour | Zerktouni Orthopedic Clinic

Rob Nelissen | University of Leiden

Jennifer Dunn | University of Otago

Mojieb Manzary | The John Hopkins Aramco Health Care Center

Leif Dahlberg | Lund University
Henrik Malchau | University of Gothenburg; Harvard Medical School
Ola Rolfson | University of Gothenburg; Harvard Medical School

Philip Conaghan | University of Leeds
Sally Lewis | Aneurin Bevan Health Board
John Pearce* | Aneurin Bevan Community Health Council

David Ayers | University of Massachusetts
Thomas Barber | Kaiser Permanente
Kevin Bozic | University of California San Francisco
James Caillouette | Hoag Orthopedic Institute
Patricia Franklin | University of Massachusetts
John Grady-Benson | Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute
Said Ibrahim | General Practitioner; University of Pennsylvania
Nader Nassif | Hoag Orthopedic Institute
Patty Skolnik* | Citizens for Patient Safety

*Patient representative

ICHOM Standard Sets Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis Working Group Members

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