Recorded 5th December 2018
Linda Bradbury, Rheumatology Nurse Practitioner and research co-ordinator of a number of genetic research programs, will be talking about the causes and types of back pain, how it affects people’s quality of life and the burden on the health system. She will cover which investigations may be undertaken when someone presents with back pain and the management options available. Linda will also go through the roles of members of your healthcare team in managing and treating back pain.
Exercise and Osteoarthritis
Recorded 28th November 2018
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the leading cause of musculoskeletal pain and disability in Australia, and affects people of all ages. Join Dr Laura Diamond and Dr Michelle Hall as they discuss prevention and management of knee and hip OA across the lifespan. New data from recent experimental studies in young adults following injury at risk for early onset OA, findings from exercise-based randomised controlled trials, and new changes to clinical practice guidelines will be presented
Recorded 24th October 2018
Tune in to hear Professor Ross Crawford speak about what's involved in hip replacement surgery, what sort of preparation is required beforehand, and how to work towards getting the best results, incorporating the latest research.
Arthritis Diet and Emotional Well-Being
Recorded 27th June, 2018
Being diagnosed with an inflammatory, or auto-immune, type of arthritis will often come with decisions around the medications available for treatment. The introduction of biosimilars expands treatment options and allows for potential reductions in prices. But what are they and how do they differ from biologics? Join Rheumatologist Dr Helen Benham as she explains the common aspects and differences between these two classes of medications.
Osteoarthritis and Exercise
Recorded 24th May 2018
Contrary to what people with osteoarthritis might feel like doing, exercise is one of the best self-management techniques for pain
management and improving joint mobility. This exciting webinar will delve into Dr Natalie Collins’ research looking at the benefits of
exercise in osteoarthritis
Fibromyalgia: a guide for patients
Recorded 23rd April, 2018
Join Rheumatologist Dr Philip Robinson to learn more about the latest research into fibromyalgia, treatment options and management.
The Role of Diet in Osteoarthritis: is there a link?
Recorded 22nd March 2018
Hear from researcher Dr Indira Prasadam as she discusses her research into how fats can influence the health of our joints
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA): For patients and their families
Recorded 28th February 2018
Join Paediatric Rheumatologist Dr Navid Adib to learn more about juvenile arthritis and the different approaches to management
Pregnancy and Family Planning for People Living with Arthritis
Recorded 24th January, 2018
Gout: the myths and the facts
Recorded 14th December, 2017
Join Rheumatologist Dr Philip Robinson to learn more about gout, its causes, treatments and some common misconceptions.
Over-the-Counter and Complementary Medicines
Recorded November 2017
Join Dr Helen Benham (Rheumatologist and Vice President of Arthritis Queensland) to learn more about what research can tell us about complementary medicines and arthritis.
Pain and How to Manage it
Recorded 10th August, 2017
Learn more about the causes of, and treatments for chronic pain from specialist pain physician Dr Julia Fleming.
Recorded 13th, July 2017
Join Dr Richard Hanly, Orthopaedic Surgeon, to learn more about what is involved in different kinds of knee replacement surgeries and what to expect if you are considering surgery.
Recorded 14th June, 2017
Listen to Dr Paraic O'Cuiv of the University of Queensland Diamantina Institute explain what the Microbiome is, how it impacts our health and what scientists are learning about the effect our diet can have on its delicate balance.