Impossible to Ignore

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Petition to: UK Governments

"The pain of waiting for joint replacement surgery is Impossible to Ignore. Set out a national plan to restart treatment and bring down waiting lists safely."

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People with arthritis can't ignore their pain. Let's make sure the Government doesn’t, either.  

Coronavirus has led to the widespread cancellation of planned surgery across the UK, with hundreds of thousands of people with arthritis waiting for joint replacement operations. They’ve been left struggling, in unbearable pain, without a date for surgery. 

People with arthritis need clear communication about when they can expect to be treated, advice and support for their pain, and assurances that surgery can restart safely.  

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