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Hip and knee osteoarthritis: An update on management and guidelines includi...

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Manningham Function Centre

699 Doncaster Road

Doncaster, VIC 3108

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Osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip and knee is a common presentation in general practice, with the prevalence predicted to increase over the next decade. Updated RACGP guidelines were released in 2018, with non-surgical and surgical management options considered.

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Associate Professor Raphael Hau, Clinical Director of Orthopaedics, Eastern Health

Ali Gibbs, Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Access Health and Community

Leanne de Vos, Physiotherapist, Access Health and Community

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  • new RACGP guidelines for non-surgical management of knee and hip OA
  • exercise for OA (including the GLA:D® program (Good Life with Arthritis: Denmark)
  • OsteoArthritis Hip and Knee Service (OAHKS) background and a novel community-based OAHKS model
  • surgical +/- pharmacological management of knee and hip OA.
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