Pain and biomechanics of osteoarthritis of the knee joint - Keith K W Chan
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(Medical Tribune October, 2008)
According to a local cross-sectional study by the Hong Kong Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine (HKIMM) in 2007...
95% of the patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee do not have signs of inflammation and their knee pain mainly arises from biomechanical derangements in the joint. Primary care practitioners should focus on correcting these biomechanical derangements for effective management of the OA knee patients.
HKIMM ASM 2018
Refresher Course Musculoskeletal Medicine
Date: 13 – 15 July 2018
Day 1: Ballroom, 2/F., Courtyard by Marriott, I On Ping Street, Shatin, Hong Kong
Day 2 & 3:
Lecture: Lecture Room, 3/F, Choh-ming Li Basic Medical Sciences Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Workshops: Room LG118, Dissecting Lab, Choh-ming Li Basic Medical Sciences Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Workshop
Date: 1 – 2 December 2018
Venue: Function Rooms, 3/F., South Tower, The Salisbury – YMCA of Hong Kong
41 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong