MyJointPain

 

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!

 

Visit the MyJointPain website

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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.

 

Visit the HANDI Exercise: Knee Osteoarthritis website

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painHEALTH

 

Clinically supported information, tips, support and personal stories to help manage musculoskeletal pain.

 

Visit the painHEALTH website

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.

Click here to view the cane training video

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