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One patient's osteoarthritis and what works for the disease

One patient's osteoarthritis and what works for the disease. One of my patients came to see me today with severe right knee pain. ... This is not a new problem, and in fact, we have been dealing with flare ups of her osteoarthritis for years.
June 2021

Osteoarthritis can ease with easy changes

But the optimal regimen, which emphasizes nonpharmacological measures to start, can still help patients achieve notable relief, according to osteoarthritis experts. ... All of the studies that were done with exercise in osteoarthritis were done with
May 2021

QD: News Every Day--Dextrose injections for knee osteoarthritis aids pain, function

Prolotherapy injections of dextrose for knee osteoarthritis resulted in clinically meaningful sustained improvement of pain, function and stiffness scores compared with blinded saline injections and at-home exercises, a study found. ... Researchers
June 2021

Earlier recognition may help outcomes in osteoarthritis

Interventions such as exercise and weight loss are more likely to be successful for osteoarthritis if it is detected early. ... Osteoarthritis affects millions of Americans, but effective treatments for advanced disease continue to be limited.
May 2013

Osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb has a 15-33% prevalence in adults

Osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb has a 15-33% prevalence in adults. ... Non-operative treatments can ameliorate symptoms and delay surgery in most patients with osteoarthritis of the thumb:.
June 2021

Noninvasive treatment almost always best for knee pain

Patients who have knee pain due to osteoarthritis may be ideal candidates for referral to physical therapy, according to Dr. ... The effects of bariatric surgery weight loss on knee pain in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee.
April 2016

MKSAP quiz: Woman complains of joint pain and stiffness

Double-blind, placebo-controlled trials have shown that acetaminophen effectively manages symptoms of osteoarthritis in many patients. ... Etanercept is an appropriate therapy for the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis but is not indicated
May 2009

MKSAP Quiz: 8-year history of joint pain

Approximately 40% to 60% of patients with hemochromatosis develop arthropathy that is osteoarthritis-like, but characteristically involves the second and third metacarpophalangeal (MCP) or wrist joints. ... It would have little diagnostic specificity in
May 2017

New gout guidelines and 'treat to target'

septic arthritis, and inflammatory episodes of osteoarthritis, which have different management and treatment options.
April 2017

Internal Medicine Meeting 2016 goes to Washington

volunteer. Learn how a patient's “story” can add crucial information to the puzzle of allergy and asthma diagnoses, while an expert offers 4 steps for managing osteoarthritis pain in the
July 2016

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