Multidisciplinary integrated approach for older adults with symptomatic osteoarthritis: SIMFER and SI-GUIDA Joint Position Statement
Iolascon G, Ruggiero C, Fiore P, Mauro GL, Moretti B, Tarantino U. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2019 Nov 18. doi: 10.23736/S1973-9087.19.05837-4. [Epub ahead of print]
The Italian Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (SIMFER) and Italian Society for Unified and Interdisciplinary Management of Musculoskeletal Pain and Algodystrophy (SI-GUIDA) released a position statement on a multidisciplinary approach for older adults with symptomatic osteoarthritis. The authors provide 7 practice-oriented statements. They also offer a table with treatment recommendations based on severity of pain.