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A guide for people who have osteoarthritis (Arthritis Research UK/Keele University Primary Care Centre)

OA guidebook coverArthritis Research UK's Primary Care Centre at Keele University has developed a guidebook for use by people with osteoarthritis and healthcare professionals.

The guidebook combines best clinical and research evidence with patient experience and priorities. It can be used in primary care consultations to guide discussions between health professionals and patients, and facilitate decision-making about treatments and/or self-management.

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