Updates in the management of knee OA: Optimising care with SYSADOAs

Updates in the management of knee OA: Optimising care with SYSADOAs

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Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative joint disease characterised by pain, stiffness and loss of function. The goal of this learning activity is to provide doctors with a comprehensive review of knee OA and the role of symptomatic slow-acting drugs for osteoarthritis (SYSADOAs) in managing OA pain.

Upon completing this module, participants will have a better understanding of the following aspects:

• Epidemiology and burden of knee OA

• Classification and diagnosis of knee OA

• Pharmacological and nonpharmacological management of knee OA

• The role of SYSADOAs in managing knee OA

CPD Reviewer:

Associate Professor Dr Nor Hamdan Mohamad Yahaya

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Pusat Perubatan Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia


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■ Participants must obtain a minimum score of 8/10 (80%) to be awarded 1 point.

■ MIMS Education and MIMS Medica shall not be responsible or liable for the outcome of your CPD points.

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