Bone and Joint Health Resources

Orthopedics - Bone and Joint Health Resources

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Assessments

Websites

Arthritis Foundation’s site with up to date information on arthritis, research, treatments etc.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website link specific to arthritis.

Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research site.

The Medline Plus site, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health.

The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases site, a government agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Stanford Patient Education Research Center, that provides a list of organizations around the country that offer self-management programs for arthritis and other chronic diseases.