In this episode we explore osteoarthritis with consultant orthopedic surgeon Mr Mark Latimer. We look at the causes of and treatments for osteoarthritis along with the need for more research into the subject. We cover the risk factors for development of osteoarthritis and the surgical and non surgical treatment of a potentially disabling disease that will affect 85% of us.
NB. an error has been noted at 15 minutes in - the injectable treatment used privately in the UK if of course Hyaluronic acid and not glucosamine
Versus Arthritis - Arthritis charity funding research into arthritis and supporting those affected by the disease. https://www.versusarthritis.org/
Mr Mark Latimer Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon: https://www.facebook.com/OrthoLat/
Music by Drew Worthley: https://drewworthley.co.uk/