Researchers assessed whether patients with osteoarthritis and NSAID allergies have higher odds of developing opioid use disorder, and identified next steps to be considered for this patient population.
Researchers evaluated the efficacy of tocilizumab, an anti-IL-6 receptor, in patients with symptomatic hand osteoarthritis.
Researchers determined the association between severity of periodontitis and osteoarthritis in middle-aged and older adults with type 2 diabetes.
For patients with a primary diagnosis of hip or knee OA, total joint arthroplasty (TJA) is associated with a reduced risk for traumatic falls.
Researchers evaluated opioid use disorder hospitalizations and associated healthcare utilization outcomes in patients with common musculoskeletal diseases.
Analgesic use in patients with knee and hip osteoarthritis significantly reduced after supervised exercise therapy.
Ascending and descending pain mechanisms may be associated with Knee pain patterns in older adults with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis.
For patients with knee osteoarthritis, Curcuma longa extract is more effective than placebo for knee pain but does not improve knee effusion-synovitis.
Top osteoarthritis experts as identified by Expertscape are participating in research that will identify methods for prevention, improved diagnosis, and effective treatment of this prevalent condition.
Researchers evaluated the long-term effect of mobilization with movement on disability, pain, and function in patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis.