Advice 1: How to get disability for osteoarthritis

Arthritis joints – the disease is quite serious and very common. Due to osteoarthritis a person can even lose their health. And, of course, in this case there is a question of awarding him disability. However, it is understood that the group depends on the degree of joint disease.
How to get disability for osteoarthritis
Pain, crunches, blockade, restriction of movements and stiffness of the joints – this is not a complete list of symptoms in osteoarthritis. Each of them is individually able to poison a person's life, and their combination can easily make it unbearable.
Of course, that arthritis must be treated. Ignore pain is impossible. And besides, to direct the patient to receive disability can be a doctor.


Very often when osteoarthritis pain is felt in the knee, the lower leg (the ankle), etc. In some cases, for the treatment of osteoarthritis and arthritis even resort to surgery. However, that is not always effective method.

Who guide for disability



To get disability for osteoarthritis. However, not all. There is a certain category of patients who are referred for medico-social examination (MSE). It includes:
- patients with progressive osteoarthritis of joints within 3 years from the onset of the disease, suffering from frequent (more than 3 times per year) exacerbations;
- patients after surgical intervention in the treatment of osteoarthritis, who observed the violation, limiting their ability to live;
- those who suffer from severe disorders of the static-dynamic functions, which, in fact, becomes the cause of disability.
Medical-social examination is a necessary step in obtaining disability. And to avoid it will fail. It should take into account the fact that to pass this examination for confirmation of disability will need to constantly.


During the ITU will determine a group of disability. To do this, take a few steps. In the first investigated and analyzed clinical functional diagnostics: analyse the complaint, the severity of symptoms, etc. the Second stage involves social diagnosis, during which evaluated the ability of the patient to self-service themselves, as well as assesses patient's adaptation to the social environment and the extent of loss of earning capacity.

The division into disability groups



The first group give to those of physical activity because of arthritis is completely broken. Disabled persons of group I due to the developed the disease themselves are not able to walk, cook, eat, walk, learn, etc. Doctors say that that phase is usually when the diagnosed osteoarthritis of the hip grade 3-4, and with the defeat of the patella and ankle.

The second group is assigned to those who have motor function is partially lost, i.e. the person can move, but often he needs help from the outside. As a rule, the basis for the appointment of group II are: arthrosis of the hip and knee 3 degrees, ankylosis of the large joints, shortening of more than 7 cm, etc.

The third group is those who expressed moderate or slight restriction of joint function. That is, people may move independently, but with a considerably lower speed with more rest stops, etc. Among the reasons that lead to the III group of disability secrete coxarthrosis and gonarthrosis 2nd degree as well as combined deforming arthrosis of the limbs.


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Advice 2: How to relieve pain in coxarthrosis

Osteoarthritis is a common disease of the musculoskeletal system, characterized by a deformation of the hip joint. For pain control in coxarthrosis applied medical methods and treatments using massage and gymnastics. For acute pain quick-acting and effective remedy is the use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs – NSAIDs.
How to relieve pain in coxarthrosis

Medical methods



Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs – NSAIDs - this group of drugs with similar analgesic and anti-inflammatory effect. These include "Aartal", "celebrex", "Movalis", etc. in coxarthrosis these drugs are used to eliminate inflammation of joints and relieve severe pain. It is not recommended to use them for a long time, because they have serious side effects, and also contribute to the suppression of the natural ability of articular cartilage to restore. If there is a need for long-term use of NSAIDs, it is recommended to apply the preparations of the new generation, antimaleware which is softer, but contraindications and side effects less.

Drugs for muscle relaxation – muscle relaxants – a group of drugs that are used to eliminate muscle spasm pain in coxarthrosis. In addition, these medications improve the blood supply to the joint. Muscle relaxants are also not recommended for prolonged use due to the presence of side effects. These include "Trackuri", "Mydocalm", "Norcuron", etc.

Vasodilator drugs ("Teknikal", "Actovegin", "Berlition") is a group of drugs that relax the smooth muscles of the blood vessels and promote their expansion. The use of these drugs in coxarthrosis leading to the removal of spasms of small blood vessels and elimination of the "night" of vascular pain by improving vascular blood supply. Drugs have little contraindications, give good results not only in pain relief, but also in the treatment of coxarthrosis in General.

Massage and gymnastics



Effective, useful and harmless method of relieving pain in coxarthrosis is a therapeutic massage. It helps to relieve the painful spasm and swelling of the muscles due to strengthen blood vessels and improve circulation. With regular use helps natural regeneration of cartilage. Massage can be performed independently. Use the following massage techniques: stroking, rubbing, light slap on the surface of the hip joint. It is also recommended to use professional methods of deep articular massage.

Massage in coxarthrosis is recommended in combination with regular physiotherapy, which also strengthens muscles and improves blood circulation. Gymnastic exercises should be performed gently and slowly, to gently develop the affected joint and not to hurt him. Soothe the pain and relieve tension in the muscles also helps execute arbitrary smooth movement of the pelvis in a warm bath.
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