Osteoarthritis in older adults: current treatments. Burks K(1). Author information: (1)Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri-Columbia, , USA. Although there is no cure for osteoarthritis, numerous treatments Cited by: Osteoarthritis | National Institute on Aging.
May 31, · Pharmacological treatments primarily focus on pain relief; however, in older adults there is continuing concern related to the risk of side effects and interactions with other medications. In Cited by: