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Department
Physical Education, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Course
PERLS207
Professor
Joel Edwards
Semester
Winter

Description
ArthritisFeb 9 Learning ObjectivesDefine Arthritis Rheumatoid ArthritisOsteoarthritisDescribe the differences between Rheumatoid and OsteoarthritisIdentify the key factors to consider about physical activity and exercise for individuals with ArthritisPain is the barrier to physical activityWhat Is ArthritisThe leading cause of impairment in CanadaArthjointItisswellingGeneral name for a group of conditions that affect the jointsShare common characteristics of chronic pain and inflammationAnatomy Of ArthritisBonesLigamentsTendonsCartilageJoint capsuleSynovial fluidSynovial membraneWhat Is Osteoarthritis Sherrill 1998Typically appears after age 45Occurs when cartilage in joints begin to wearCartilage damaged causing pain stiffness swelling and bone on bone movementCommon in hips knees and handsPrimary OsteoarthritisWear and tear associated with process of aging
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