Inflammation of the fluid-filled pads (bursae) that act as cushions at the joints.
Bursitis occurs most often at joints that perform frequent repetitive motion.
Symptoms include pain, swelling and stiffness. Common areas include the knees, shoulders, elbows and hips.
Treatment includes rest, ice and pain relievers
SYMPTOMSymptoms include pain, swelling and stiffness. Common areas include the knees, shoulders, elbows and hips.
People may experience:Pain areas: in the arm, elbow, hip, joints, knee, or shoulder
Pain circumstances: can occur during movement
Joints: stiffness or swelling
Also common: redness, stiffness, swelling, or tenderness
TREATMENT AT JATKOS11
Physiotherapy treatment is very important in the treatment of bursitis. Modalities such as ice, ultrasound, interferential current and some exracise can help reduce pain and inflammation.