Research Paper On Joint Pain In The Elderly

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Joint pain in the elderly deserves more attention

About half of all people aged 65 or older has daily experience joint pain. This is often accompanied with other chronic conditions such as diabetes or heart arrhythmia. The treatment of these chronic diseases are often given priority causing joint pain comes in second place.

And while the pain much influence on mobility, self-reliance and social life of the elderly.

Joint pain in the elderly by both doctor and patient is often underestimated. Older people tend to think that joint pain simply part of getting older. If patients do go to the doctor, then pain and functional limitations are not always sufficiently recognized and treated, particularly when there are other chronic conditions are
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