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Theme: Bones Joints and Muscles
The below generic pathway was agreed by patient representatives, including Healthwatch.
Topic 1: Generic Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Pathway
Pathway and options grid which provides a series of options for the treatment of the condition.
Decision aids are online tools to help patients make decisions about their healthcare choices. They are designed to help patients understand and consider the treatment options and to encourage communication between the patient and their healthcare professionals. They feature evidence-based information, images, diagrams and animations. There are aids for some of the most common conditions and many more are in development.
See also: Options Grid for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Topic 2 Osteoarthritis
Information, advice and exercises to help support the management of the condition:
- Arthritis UK - Keep Moving Booklet and Poster
This booklet is for people with arthritis who want to know more about how they can exercise safely. It explains why exercise is helpful and important, and what types of exercise you can do. The handy poster (at the end) shows some examples of exercises to do at home. You can order copies of this booklet here.
A guide from Keele University for people who have Osteoarthritis