May 18, 2016
Knee Arthritis [Infographic]
Arthritis is the inflammation of one or more of your joints. Pain, stiffness and swelling are common symptoms of arthritis. Any joint in the body can be affected by arthritis, but it is most commonly seen in the knee.
Knee arthritis can make it extremely hard to do many everyday activities, even the simplest like walking or climbing a flight of stairs. Knee Arthritis is a major cause of lost work time and a seriously debilitating disease for most people.
Although there is no cure for arthritis currently, there are many treatment options available to help manage pain and keep people staying active.
Please keep in mind that this is general information only and does not take into account your specific procedure or medical history. Please speak with your orthopaedic surgeon for more details on your specific procedure.
This information is provided as an educational service and is not intended to serve as medical advice. Anyone seeking specific orthopaedic advice or assistance should consult his or her orthopaedic surgeon.
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