Chronic Pain and Treatment

Pain is an unpleasant sensation that we usually associate with injury or tissue damage, but can actually be present in the absence of tissue damage as well. Pain can be acute or chronic. Can this Injury or Condition be Prevented?

Group-Based Physical Therapy No More Effective Than 1-on-1 Care for Knee Osteoarthritis

Group physical therapy for individuals with knee osteoarthritis (OA) was found to be no more effective in reducing pain and improving functional outcomes than 1-on-1 sessions—contrary to researchers' expectations.

Community-Based Physical Activity Arthritis Programs

By 2040, 1 in 4 Americans will have arthritis, 1 in 10 will experience a disability because of the condition, and—if things don't improve—many will receive treatment from community-based programs that, more often than not, fail to recommend exercise and education as a first-line approach. No comprehensive treatment is available.