Discusses arthritis in general; rheumatoid arthritis, what it is and how it is diagnosed and treated; and how to care for and and elderly person with rheumatoid arthritis.
In this class, we will cover:
By the end of this course, the student will be able to:
• define Rheumatoid Arthritis
• list the differences between RA and OA (osteoarthritis)
• list the types of treatments for RA
• list three things that a home care worker can do for someone with RA