Reducing the Global Burden of Musculoskeletal Conditions

International experts, working with the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health, are calling for global action from health authorities to address the huge burden of musculoskeletal conditions, which affect about one in three people worldwide, including younger people.  You can view the paper here.  The paper examines the global impact of more than 150 musculoskeletal conditions, including back and neck pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and fractures, and sets three priorities for global action.