rheumatology
Osteoarthritis

Knee OA not just a risk for builders: unpaid carers also have joint disorders

Knee osteoarthritis is an occupational hazard for many jobs and unpaid roles beyond the usual suspects of physically demanding work such as the construction industry, a new study shows. Stay-at-home parents, cleaners and office workers who engage in repeated standing, kneeling and squatting may be just as likely as tradies to develop osteoarthritis and need ...

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