Physio Finds: A Lifespan Approach to Osteoarthritis Prevention

20211108 Physio Finds - Osteoarthritis - News Update

The authors of this narrative review discuss:

  • What is known about osteoarthritis prevention;
  • propose actionable prevention strategies related to obesity and joint injury which have emerged as important modifiable risk factors;
  • Identify where evidence is lacking;
  • and give insight into what might be possible in terms of prevention by focussing on a lifespan approach to the illness of osteoarthritis.

“Prevention is an attractive solution for the staggering and increasingly unmanageable burden of osteoarthritis.”  - Taken from the abstract for A Lifespan Approach to Osteoarthritis Prevention.

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