Training slideshow - Diagnosing osteoarthritis
In this slideshow:
- How to define osteoarthritis
- Chronic degenerative joint disease
- What type of osteoarthritis?
- Oedema and fissures
- The role of the chondrocyte
- Imbalance between destruction and synthesis
- Fine balance between formation and degradation
- Pain is a measure of increasing damage
- Inflammatory flares
- Does osteoarthritis always progress in flares?
- Evaluation tools
- Three progressive disease profiles