Total hip replacement (arthroplasty) and hip Implant
Total hip replacement (arthroplasty) and hip Implant

In a total hip replacement surgery, the damaged bone and cartilage is removed and replaced with prosthetics/implants. The damaged femoral head is removed and replaced with a metal stem that is placed into the hollow center of the femur.

Total knee replacement surgery
Total knee replacement surgery

During a total knee replacement, a surgeon removes some part of the bone and cartilage from the areas of your thighbone and shin bone close to the knee joint. The surgeon then replaces the knee area of thighbone and shinbone with metal and plastic implants.

Obesity effects
Obesity effects

Obesity and osteoarthritis - The most significant impact of obesity on the musculoskeletal system is associated with osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis pathogenesis is linked to both - excessive joint loading and altered biomechanical patterns, according to research studies.

Osteoarthritis of the hand
Osteoarthritis of the hand

Osteoarthritis can affect any joint, including those in the hands. About half of all women and 25% of all men will experience the stiffness and pain of hand due to osteoarthritis by the time they are 85 years old.

Illustration of joint injuries and pain due to osteoarthritis
Illustration of joint injuries and pain due to osteoarthritis

Arthritis is defined as inflammation of a joint. The most common cause is wearing out of the joint surface cartilage (osteoarthritis). Post-traumatic arthritis is a common form of osteoarthritis that occurs due to a physical injury to a joint. Arthritis can cause severe pain.

Types of arthritis
Types of arthritis

There are more than 100 different forms of arthritis and related diseases/conditions. The most common types of them are osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and gout.

Arthritis of the hip joint
Arthritis of the hip joint

Hip osteoarthritis causes the cartilage that cushions your joints to be lost, resulting in pain and stiffness.

Osteoarthritis overview
Osteoarthritis overview

The infographic presents general overview of the disease including risks, causes, symptoms, treatment etc.

Stages of knee Osteoarthritis
Stages of knee Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA) is divided into four stages. Stage 1 is assigned to a normal, healthy knee. The highest stage, 4, is assigned to severe osteoarthritis. 

Spine osteoarthritis
Spine osteoarthritis

Spinal osteoarthritis is the degenerative arthritis of the spine. It is also known as degenerative joint disease. It involves breakdown of the cartilage of the joints and discs in the neck and lower back.

Normal knee joint and a joint with osteoarthritis
Normal knee joint and a joint with osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease of bones and joints and is a leading cause of knee joint space narrowing. It is the most common joint disorder.