Rehabilitation interventions for pain and disability in osteoarthritis.

  title={Rehabilitation interventions for pain and disability in osteoarthritis.},
  author={Maura Daly Iversen},
  journal={The American journal of nursing},
  volume={112 3 Suppl 1},
Osteoarthritis (OA) results in progressive destruction of articular cartilage and bone at the joint margins, leading to impairments extending far beyond the synovial joint. Rehabilitation interventions that target specific impairments and activity restrictions can help restore independence and promote healthy living. Such interventions include exercise… CONTINUE READING