This website can help you relieve the symptoms of joint pain or osteoarthritis (OA) and help you lead a more active and pain-free life.
It's easy-to-use and free!
RACGP HANDI Guidelines
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) produces a wide range of clinical guidelines to assist GPs in their work.
The Handbook of Non-Drug interventions (HANDI) is making effective non-drug treatments more visible and easier to use.
Clinically supported information, tips, support and personal stories to help manage musculoskeletal pain.
Walking canes for knee osteoarthritis
The use of a cane is one of a number of non-drug treatments for knee osteoarthritis. People who have pain and difficulty with walking may use a walking cane to decrease the load transmitted through their knee, thus improving pain and physical function.
One of our CRE researchers and physiotherapists, Charlotte Marshall demonstrates how to correctly use a walking cane for clinicians and people with knee osteoarthritis.