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The arthritides cause sufferers chronic pain and make daily tasks difficult. This workshop looks at these conditions, and how we as practitioners can provide relief to the pain that these conditions can cause
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We will look at:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • RA and pathogenesis/epidemiology
  • Process of synovial inflammation and progression to erosive arthritis
  • Treatment/general principles/flowchart including DMARDS
  • Particular problems of RA with respect to ulceration, vascular disease and infection
  • Deformities and biomechanical problems associated with RA

Other Rheumatological/Inflammatory Problems and other arthritides

  • Other forms of arthritis and its management
  • Metatarsalgia in more detail and its various causes (other than RA)
  • Ankle and mid-tarsal problems
  • Achilles tendonitis and Bursitis
  • General advice with respect to exercise
  • Patient advice and information


  • Date: 2nd October 2024
  • Time: 10am – 4.30pm
  • Attendance options: In-House (Maidenhead, Berkshire) / Virtual (Zoom)
  • Lecturer: Dr Andrew Hill

Bookings for this course close on 01/10/2024