Osteoarthritis in the cat

@article{Bennett2012OsteoarthritisIT,
  title={Osteoarthritis in the cat},
  author={David Bennett and Siti Mariam bt Zainal Ariffin and P. E. J. Johnston},
  journal={Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={14},
  pages={76 - 84}
}
Practical relevance Osteoarthritis (OA) is very common in the cat and in many cases is associated with significant long-term pain, which limits mobility and activity, and severely compromises the animal’s quality of life. Clinical challenges The treatment of chronic arthritic pain is a major challenge and many analgesic drugs used in other species are not licensed, not available or not tested for use in the cat. Many older cats with painful OA have some degree of chronic kidney disease (CKD… 

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