Osteoarthritis is a kind of arthritis which is defined as a joint inflammation that results from cartilage degeneration. Cartilage is a protein substance that serves as a "cushion" between the bones of the joints. Osteoarthritis commonly affects the hands, feet, spine, and large weight-bearing joints, such as the hips and knees.
Common symptoms of osteoarthritis are:
Osteoarthritis is not an outcome of a disease as it is primarily caused due to the natural aging of the joint. Other causes are:
The truth is that osteoarthritis can't be cured. Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation is a central element of treatment in inpatient and outpatient settings for various arthritis related conditions. Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at Norvic Healthcare is directed towards Norvicimizing functional abilities and mobility in order to increase your independence.