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Thumb-base OA - The information (0.5 CPD hours)

Musculoskeletal GPSI Dr Tom Margham continues our series of with a look at osteoarthritis of the thumb


Full CPD module


This module will provide a concise, practical guide to:

  • Distinguishing arthritis from more transient problems such as tendonitis
  • Diagnosing based on a physical exam
  • The value of imaging
  • The evidence of benefit for chondroitin and glucosamine
  • Splinting
  • Cortisone injections


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