The commonest form of Arthritis is Osteoarthritis. The area its affects are mainly the knee hip hand and spine. It is feautured by joint damage and failure. Its affect women than men (Arthritis and Muskuloskeletal Alliance (ARMA), 2004). It also causes reduction in movement to the affected joints.
Evidence shows that people living with arthritis in the UK are not receiving appriopriate advise or care.