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, Rheumatoid arthritis is very different from OA though both cause joint pain & swelling.

Rheumatoid arthritis is very different from OA though both cause joint pain & swelling.

The BioniCare Hand System is indicated for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Rheumatoid arthritis is a very different disease than osteoarthritis. It involves an abnormal immune system response and can be very debilitating, though it’s cause is unknown. It commonly strikes between the ages of 20 and 50 and 75% are women....

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, Dr. Kricsfeld in a Q&A about BioniCare

Dr. Kricsfeld in a Q&A about BioniCare

What does your typical patient look like? My typical knee patient is usually middle aged or older and a little to a lot overweight. Before BioniCare, what was your typical treatment protocol for knee OA? I used NSAIDS and knee injections. I also used physical therapy. When those options were exhausted, I referred my patients to the orthopedic surgeon for a knee replacement.

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