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Hip and shoulder pain in older adults – PMR

Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is the most common inflammatory rheumatological disorder in older people. But it's still important to consider other possible diagnoses when assessing an older adult with hip and shoulder pain.

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Widespread musculoskeletal pain

This module guides GPs through the process of assessing widespread musculoskeletal pain and determining whether the patient's problem is caused by an inflammatory arthritis.

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Clinical pointers: managing osteoarthritis in primary care

This learning module provides GPs with the latest evidence for treatments used in general practice to relieve pain and improve function in osteoarthritis.

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The Professional Network

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The professional network is an active community that brings together health care professionals to transform care for people with arthritis.

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