The Patient Education ForumKnee and hip replacement can ease pain and improve movement and function in joints damaged by disease or injury.
Case ReportOsteoarthritis is one of the most prevalent chronic, disabling diseases and affects two-thirds of individuals >65 years of age.
Musculoskeletal DisordersThe pharmacologic management of OA requires an individualized plan that should be adjusted as the disease progresses.
Medicare UpdateAs health outcomes and longevity improve, Medicare and Medicaid will be responsible for meeting the needs of an ever larger population.
First Report®American Pain Society (APS) 30th Annual Scientific Meeting: May 19-21, 2011; Austin, TX
First Report®American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 63rd Annual Meeting: April 9-16, 2011; Honolulu, HI
AGS SpotlightThe incidence of psychotic disorders and neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia in later life is substantial.
Physician's PerspectiveNot all diseases remain permanently cured, and recurrences and reactivation can occur later in life under certain circumstances.