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Welcome to the weekly Research Roundup! This newsletter presents the latest osteoarthritis-relevant peer-reviewed publications, and funding opportunities. 

Featured Research

Attitudes and Expectations of Health Care Professionals Toward App-Based Therapy in Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Hip or Knee: Questionnaire Study

Biebl J., et al.; JMIR mHealth and uHealth

The use of mobile health (mHealth) apps is becoming increasingly widespread. However, little is known about the attitudes, expectations, and basic acceptance of health care professionals toward such treatment options, especially in the context of osteoarthritis (OA) self-management. The objective of this study was to determine the expectations and attitudes of medical professionals toward app-based therapy for hip or knee OA. 127 health care professionals completed a novel questionnaire about app-based therapy. The study showed a high acceptance of app-based therapy for osteoarthritis, indicating a huge potential of this form of treatment to be applied, prescribed, and recommended by medical professionals.

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Join a research study

If you have knee or hip pain, you may be eligible to participate in an online research study to help researchers understand what patients want to know about weight management and nutrition strategies to reduce joint pain.

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