rheumatology
Osteoarthritis

Patient with disabling arthritis loses bid for NDIS access

A woman who is confined to a hospital bed due to morbid obesity and chronic disabling osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee has been deemed ineligible for the National Disability Insurance Scheme, after a tribunal ruled her impairments could be medically treated. The decision was handed down by the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) in response to ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.


OR
© 2021 the limbic