Boning Up on the Knee: Managing Osteoarthritis
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PDFArthritis Foundation Final Ppt. (1 Per Page).pdf
PDFArthritis Foundation Final Ppt. (3 Per Page).pdf
MP4Boning Up on the Knee: Managing Osteoarthritis
This educational session includes information about the causes and symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee, as well as some discussion of the x-ray and microscopic findings often seen in this disease.  It also addresses the non-surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis, including both medication and non-medication options.

Attendee Takeaways:

  • Osteoarthritis most commonly affects the knee joint
  • Non-surgical treatments do exist to manage OA of the knee
  • Recovery from arthritis surgery continues to become easier and quicker.
  • Results are lasting 20+ years, making surgery a good option for younger and younger patients.
  • As great at the results are, all non-operative treatments should be tried first.


Who Should Attend: 

Anyone affected by arthritis of the knee or interested in learning more about OA and its treatment – patients, family members, caregivers and health care professionals.


This program is supported by a generous grant from Drug Information Association (DIA) Philanthropy Grant Program

Webinar Information
Webinar Date:
May 15, 2013