Category: Rheumatology

Arthralgia

There are three joint pain calls you might receive whilst you’re on call or on the wards. We have split them into three articles (with links below) allowing us to expand appropriately for each section. Reported multiple or chronic joint pain (which is discussed below) Reported single acute painful swollen joint Reported back pain Assessment

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Acutely Swollen Joint

There are three joint pain calls you might receive whilst you’re on call or on the wards. We have split them into three articles (with links below) allowing us to expand appropriately for each section. Reported multiple or chronic joint pain Reported single acute painful swollen joint (which is discussed below) Reported back pain Assessment

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Back Pain

In this article, we cover the assessment and management of back pain. This article forms part of a series on different types of joint pain presentations: Reported multiple or chronic joint pain  Reported single acute painful swollen joint Reported back pain (which is discussed below) Overview of the Assessment Back pain is incredibly common and

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