Musculoskeletal disorders

Guidelines (1)

Care and Management of Osteoarthritis in Adults (NICE Guideline)

Summary of NICE guidance on OA assessment and treatment.

Tables (2)

Vitamin D3 supplements

Formulations and indications of colecalciferol preparations.

DMARDs, a guide to monitoring requirements

Tests for patients on disease-modifying arthritis drugs.

Drug Sections (6)

Musculoskeletal disorders in the News

MIMSconnect

Established muscle relaxant offers new approach to managing back pain

A muscle relaxant that has been used for decades outside the UK may provide an alternative to current treatments for low back pain, explains Dr Sunny Nayee, consultant in anaesthesia and pain medicine at Imperial College NHS Healthcare Trust.

Sponsored by Mibe Pharma UK Ltd. UK/MYO/21/044; December 2021.

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Muscle relaxants 'ineffective' for low back pain

Muscle relaxant drugs are largely ineffective for low...

NSAIDs safe in COVID-19, study confirms

Concerns were raised early in the COVID-19 pandemic...