To help clinicians manage antirheumatic drug therapy, the ACR and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons developed evidence-based guidelines for the perioperative management of antirheumatic medication for patients with rheumatic diseases undergoing knee or hip surgery. In this slideshow, we outline those recommendations.
Pre-surgical widespread body pain is associated with persistent pain in patients following total knee arthroplasty at 12 months post-surgery, researchers report.
Can you guess the unusual cause for this man's knee pain? What else is going on?