Osteoarthritis

Meloxicam Better than Placebo, CBT for Knee Osteoarthritis

July 20, 2020

Article

Despite negative trial resutls, the data support the posibility of tapering off NSAIDs and the plausibility of self-management approaches like CBT.

ACR Supports Use of Telemedicine for Rheumatology

July 01, 2020

Article

The statement contains positions and oppositions for telemedicine, along with highlights barriers and opportunities for patients and rheumatology professionals.

Majority of Osteoarthritis Cases From High Income Countries

May 13, 2020

Article

More than 300 million cases of knee and hip osteoarthritis occurred worldwide in 2017.

Biomechanical Footwear Could Relieve Osteoarthritis Pain

May 12, 2020

Article

The results must be replicated to prove clinical significance.

Physical Activity OK For Patients At Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis

May 04, 2020

Article

Older adults at high risk for knee osteoarthritis can safely engage in physical activities to improve their general health.

Zoledronic Acid Infusions No Better Than Placebo For Knee Osteoarthritis

April 29, 2020

Article

Zoledronic acid should not be used to treat knee osteoarthritis.

Glucocorticoid Not As Effective As Physical Therapy for Osteoarthritis Pain

April 09, 2020

Article

Physical therapy for knee osteoarthritis improves pain scores and physical function.

FDA Approves Total Wrist Replacement Device

March 25, 2020

Article

The device may allow for more natural motion and increased wrist durability over traditional implants.

Anterior Approach Linked to Greater Risks During Total Hip Arthroplasty

March 17, 2020

Article

A study compares the risks associated with an anterior surgical approach to a lateral or posterior approach.

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