Current evidence suggests that although persistent arthritic pain is initiated and maintained by articular pathology, it is also heavily influenced by a range of other factors. Strategies for treating arthriti...
Arthritis and pain
Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2007 9:214
Clinical presentation of osteoarthritis (OA) is dominated by pain during joint use and at rest. OA pain is caused by aberrant functioning of a pathologically altered nervous system with key mechanistic drivers...Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2007 9:212
The purpose of this review is to summarize psychosocial factors associated with arthritis pain and highlight recent evidence for psychosocial approaches to managing arthritis pain. By definition, psychosocial ...Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2006 8:221
Arthritis pain affects millions of people worldwide yet we still have only a limited understanding of what makes our joints ache. This review examines the sensory innervation of diarthroidal joints and discuss...Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2006 8:220