The aim is to complement the improvement in the functioning and mobility of the joints and muscles, and maintain these at an optimum level.

This is possible when patients practise, and apply at work and home, the good habits learned through the course of care.

If patients have a long term condition, this advice becomes more significant. It will be useful for them to have regular check-ups in order to avoid any recurrence of the problem.

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