New MIMS summary: NICE osteoarthritis guidance

The summary includes advice on the use of exercise and physiotherapy, NSAIDs and alternative therapies in osteoarthritis | SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
The summary includes advice on the use of exercise and physiotherapy, NSAIDs and alternative therapies in osteoarthritis | SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

A new summary of the NICE clinical guidance on the care and management of osteoarthritis in adults (CG59) is available on the MIMS website.

The summary has been prepared by the MIMS editorial team as a quick-reference resource for healthcare professionals. It includes:

  • Points to consider when assessing the impact of osteoarthritis on the patient
  • Key elements of the management plan, including core symptom-relieving treatment and self-management
  • Triggers for surgical referral

View guideline summary

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