Bonus Episode: The Burden of Osteoarthritis and why early-stage diagnosis represents a better chance of success for OA management

The EMJ Podcast: Insights For Healthcare Professionals

Jan 27 2023 • 24 mins

In this first podcast, Ali Mobasheri and Daniel White discuss why OA is a serious disease and how it’s burden of disease impacts individuals and society. Conversation focuses on the importance of early-stage diagnosis and why it is an important step in encouraging OA patients to live as disability free as possible. The experts also address how the initial stage of OA condition is often stigmatised, ignored, or downplayed by patients, whilst at the same time recognizing how early lifestyle modification can be an important step in better long-term disease management.

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