A combination of conservative strategies can be effective in improving function and reducing pain in patients with thumb base osteoarthritis. An Australian study, presented at the OARSI 2019 World Congress in Toronto earlier this month, involved 204 patients with symptomatic and radiographic osteoarthritis of the first carpometacarpal joint. Patients were randomised to receive either education ...
Thumb osteoarthritis relief achieved with conservative approaches
By Mardi Chapman
21 May 2019