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Study shows cost-effectiveness of app-based osteoarthritis treatment – News-Medical.Net

Osteoarthritis treatment conducted digitally via an app costs around 25% of what conventional care costs, according to a study from Lund University in Sweden published in the research journal PLOS ONE.

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Osteoarthritis treatment conducted digitally via an app costs around 25% of what conventional care costs, according to a study from Lund University in Sweden published in the research journal PLOS ONE.
The researchers have previously shown that osteoarthritis patients were able to halve their pain in just 6 months, using an app to track simple, daily exercises.
The osteoarthritis treatment in the study is the same and complies with the National Board of Health and Welfare’s guidelines. The onl…

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