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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis

Knee osteoarthritis can trigger a series of clinical problems that set patients on the road to early frailty, especially if both knees are involved. It's prudent for their physicians to be on high alert for it.

Tell-tale bone lesions forecast knee pain in osteoarthritis over 8 years

Whatever is causing this woman's hip pain, her x-ray looks quite severe. The diagnosis was correct 40 years ago, but it couldn't be treated effectively then. What's the problem?

David Pisetsky MD

(AUDIO) David Pisetsky MD, new President-elect of the US Bone and Joint Initiative, offers his perspective.on the role of rheumatologists in a patient-centered, multidisciplinary medical future.

Are your patients with knee osteoarthritis quietly avoiding exercise, fearing it will worsen their pain? A new randomized trial shows they are mistaken: It eases pain. Another trial shows how much walking helps -- literally how much.

knee OA

Proposing a four-step plan to prioritize management strategies for symptomatic knee OA, from supplements to surgery, a European expert body endorses intra-articular hyaluronic acid and glucosamine.

Exercise

A structured fitness program can prevent or delay loss of mobility in elderly individuals, according to the first study to test the question.

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