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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Appropriate Antibiotic—Hip Joint Replacement Surgery

Patients having hip joint replacement surgery who received the appropriate medicine (antibiotic) which is shown to be effective for this type of surgery.*

NOTE: Use caution when drawing conclusions when the sample size is small (generally considered 25 cases or less).