Exercise therapy in the management of hip and knee osteoarthritis

Key messages from this Snapshot Summary include:

  • There is strong evidence suggesting that exercise in general can help patients manage the pain of hip and knee osteoarthritis.
  • Appropriate exercise can be prescribed irrespective of age, pain level, comorbidity and disability.
  • Catering to the patient’s specific needs and circumstances may improve adherence, which is important for improvements in outcomes.
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