Many osteoarthritis patients can be managed conservatively and avoid total joint replacements – as long as they are kept away from orthopaedic surgeons. Speaking at the Bone, Muscle & Joint Diseases Congress, Associate Professor Keith Lim said models of care such as the Osteoarthritis Hip and Knee Service (OAHKS) in Victoria were very effective. Associate ...
OA is not a disease for surgeons
By Mardi Chapman
14 Sep 2017