Funding for this research was provided by:
National Health and Medical Research Council (1107510, 1151089, 1064272)
Deakin University (Holloway, Sajjad)
Western Alliance Academic Health Science Centre (N/A)
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Received: 24 October 2018
Accepted: 11 June 2019
First Online: 25 June 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The Australian Orthopaedic Association National Joint Replacement Registry (AOANJRR) Data Review Committee approved access to AOANJRR data for this study, and the Barwon Health Human Research Ethics Committee approved the Ageing, Chronic Disease and Injury (ACDI) study.
: Not applicable.
: Sharon Brennan-Olsen, Sara Vogrin, Kara Holloway-Kew, Muhammad Sajjad, Mark Kotowicz, Patricia Livingston, Mustafa Khasraw, Sharon Hakkennes, Trisha Dunning, Susan Brumby, Alasdair Sutherland, Jason Talevski, Darci Green, Thu-Lan Kelly, Lana Williams, and Julie Pasco declare that they have no conflict of interest. Richard Page is a Committee member of the AOANJRR, and Steven Graves is the Director of the AOANJRR, from where data for these analyses were extracted.