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The management of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Jackie Hill, PhD, MPhil, RGN, FRCN, is ARC senior lecturer in rheumatology nursing and co-director of the academic and clinical unit for musculoskeletal nursing, University of LeedsArthritis is a generic term meaning inflammation of a joint. The term covers about 200 different diseases. There are a host of inflammatory conditions including:

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