Study Indicates Integrated Multidisciplinary Approach Gets Best Outcomes with Management of Foot Health in Patients with Rheumatic Conditions

January 13, 2018
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Severe physical, psychological and social consequences can be associated with rheumatic conditions. Therefore, a multidisciplinary management approach has been reported to address all aspects of the complex and variable needs of patients living with rheumatic conditions. A multidisciplinary management approach, when effectively coordinated, has the potential to improve health outcomes, minimize waste and service duplication, and provide more accessible and timely care. The investigation of the effectiveness of a multidisciplinary management approach has seen positive outcomes compared to a rheumatologist-centred approach

- Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015