If you have been advised by the surgery to submit an Oxford Hip Score please use this form.
- Score 0 to 19 – May indicate severe hip arthritis. It is highly likely that you may well require some form of surgical intervention, contact your family physician for a consult with an Orthopaedic Surgeon.
- Score 20 to 29 – May indicate moderate to severe hip arthritis. See your family physician for an assessment and x-ray. Consider a consult with an Orthopaedic Surgeon.
- Score 30 to 39 – May indicate mild to moderate hip arthritis. Consider seeing you family physician for an assessment and possible x-ray. You may benefit from non-surgical treatment, such as exercise, weight loss, and /or anti-inflammatory medication.
- Score 40 to 48 – May indicate satisfactory joint function. May not require any formal treatment.