MSK Disorder

Etiology

  • Osteoarthritis or other d/o of back, hips, knees, ankles, feet→ affects balance, causes pain

Risk Factors

  • Advanced age
  • Osteoporosis
  • Prior injuries or falls

Physical Exam Findings

  • Joint deformities
  • Pain w/joint movement
  • Antalgic gait→ keep weight off painful joint

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