Last Update : 01 April, 2015
There are more then 100 types of arthritis. Osteoarthritis is commonest arthritis in population. It starts mostly between 45-50 years of age.
Two types of drugs are used.
(1) For reducing pain.
(2) For prevention of joint damage [DMOADS]:
Need for surgery is decided by Rheumatologist in consultation with patients keeping in mind patients needs.