The researchers found that different modalities of ultrasound were effective in imaging all of the major types of arthritis
, with different strengths and drawbacks for each type of arthritis
There are three common types: infectious arthritis
, osteoarthritis and autoimmune arthritis
is not a single disease, instead an umbrella term and an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease.
Vital signs: prevalence of doctor-diagnosed arthritis
and arthritis-attributable activity limitation--United States, 2013-2015.
Secondly, autoimmune arthritis
such as Rheumatoid arthritis
is increasing due to more environmental factors which irritate and trigger the immune system.
"I was able to explain to them what it's like to live with arthritis
The investigators found that the incidence of COPD hospitalization was greater in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
than in the general population.
Is the proportion of adults over age 65 with arthritis
is at an all-time high: More than 54 million people report a diagnosis of it, and alarmingly, more people with arthritis
are suffering from it," said Anne Schuchat, MD, acting director of the CDC, during a conference call regarding the agency's latest Vital Signs report (MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep.
79 (39.5%) patients had PsA: oligoarthritis 26 (37%), symmetric 24 (34%), axial joint involvement 18 (25%), classical distal interphalangeal (DIP) 6 (8%) and arthritis
mutilans 5 (7%).
Often there is no known cause for an arthritis
diagnosis, while some types may be linked to a joint injury or factors such as being overweight or obese.
Details: The Arthritis
Foundation Nevada selected Massage Envy as their 2015 Corporate Sponsor of the Year