This issue also addresses stories about osteoarthritis, race and clinical algorithms, and follow-up care for thyroid cancers. ... In the meantime, there are plenty of ways that internists can help manage osteoarthritis in their patients, including weight
The role of obesity in many other varieties of chronic misery, from the constant pain of osteoarthritis, to the perennial exhaustion of sleep apnea, is well established.
I have a patient in his mid-70s with severe pain from osteoarthritis.
This has happened before. A variety of different types of arthritis that can now be diagnosed quite precisely as rheumatoid arthritis, or osteoarthritis, or Lupus arthritis, were once a syndrome of
Whether or not running is the cause of osteoarthritis of the knee is somewhat controversial.
PERSPECTIVES. 4 ACPINTERNIST. Osteoarthritis affects millions of Americans, but effective treatments for advanceddisease continue to be limited. ... The Chronic Osteoarthritis Management Initiative,which ACP supports, is looking to change that by
If you don't like milk, perhaps you would have preferred to join the Coke-sponsored osteoarthritis trial which asked participants to drink two bottles of diet lemonade (spiked with either
Consider, for instance, if a supplement maker uses the results of a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial of osteoarthritis to incorporate a compound found to be effective into its “joint ... formula.” Including reference to that trial,
The randomized trial included 454 overweight and obese community-dwelling adults ages 55 years or older with a body mass index of 27 to 41 with pain and radiographic knee osteoarthritis
But general internists are in the best position to manage the majority of their chronic pain patients because the pain is related to underlying conditions such as osteoarthritis or fibromyalgia, and ... The decision to prescribe opioids, which are also