Osteoarthritis of the Knee Clinical Care Standard - Infographic

Date Posted : June 23, 2020

Osteoarthritis is one of the most common chronic joint conditions in Canada. It can cause pain, loss of mobility and reduced quality of life. Knee osteoarthritis is a major form of the condition and the main reason for knee replacement surgery, with excess weight being a key risk factor.

Effective management in primary care can reduce the burden of knee osteoarthritis on patients and the healthcare system.