Category Archives: Osteoarthritis Treatment Guidelines

Is Osteoarthritis Curable.

Is osteoarthritis curable is so often asked but when you Google it comes up with some pretty wild claims. One of the top answers is this video on You Tube about laser surgery called “Cure for Osteoarthritis they don’t want … Continue reading

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Osteoarthritis Treatment Guidelines Finally Updated.

It has taken 10 years but finally the¬†American College of Rheumatology (ACR) has updated it’s osteoarthritis treatment guidelines- at least for the hip, knee and hand. This is the first time it has issued ¬†osteoarthritis treatment guidelines for the hand … Continue reading

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Osteoarthritis Treatment Guidelines issued by the ACR.

Hurrah! Some sensible osteoarthritis treatment guidelines at last! I have long questioned the use of oral NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) for osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is, by definition, a non-inflammatory arthritis so an anti-inflammatory drug does nothing to help the pain of … Continue reading

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