The older worker with osteoarthritis of the knee.

  title={The older worker with osteoarthritis of the knee.},
  author={Keith T. Palmer},
  journal={British medical bulletin},
BACKGROUND Changing demographics mean that many patients with large joint arthritis will work beyond traditional retirement age. This review considers the impact of knee osteoarthritis (OA) on work participation and the relation between work and total knee replacement (TKR). SOURCES Two systematic searches in Embase and Medline, supplemented by three systematic reviews. AREAS OF AGREEMENT Probably, although evidence is limited, knee OA considerably impairs participation in work (labour… CONTINUE READING
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