Dr. Jonathan Mulford, Orthopaedic Surgeon, NSW Australia Total Knee Replacement, NSW Australia
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Non-Operative Treatment Knee Osteoarthritis

LIFE STYLE MODIFICATION

  • No High Impact and Limit Stairs
  • Weight loss
  • Good Diet

REHABILITATION/ EXERCISE


FOOTWEAR

  • Energy absorbing shoes
  • Shoe Wedge

BRACING

  • Knee sleeve

SUPPORT DEVICE

  • Walking stick or crutches

MEDICINES AND ARTHRITIS

  • Paracetamol
  • Anti-inflammatories

INJECTIONS

  • Corticosteroid Injection
  • Viscosupplements

OTHER OPTIONS PAIN MANAGEMENT

  Non-operative Treatment Knee Osteoarthritis

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