GP resources and referrals
This section contains links to decision-making aids and a selection of NICE guidance designed to help GPs when they are considering referral. Additionally, advice and guidance can be sought from consultant colleagues via the Choose and Book system.
For patients who require an urgent clinical review by an elective orthopaedic surgeon due to complications post-surgery (dislocation, suspected infection, etc.) please contact the elective orthopaedic registrar on-call via the City Hospital switchboard on 0115 969 1169.
Osteoarthritis: care and management in adults (NICE guidance)