Dr. P.K. Dave, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rockland Hospital, New Delhi states that the osteoarthritis of knee and hip results in low mobility of joints, joint pain, stiffness and reduction in physical activity. Numerous drugs are administered to treat knee osteoarthritis.
According to Dr. P.K. Dave, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Rockland Hospital, New DelhiI, if pain killers prove ineffective in treating osteoarthritis, the person can undergo joint lavage. Joint lavage involves washing of loose tissues or debris within the joint space.