Physical therapy, occupational therapy, massage therapy and acupuncture as tolerated are recommended for most patients, along with weight loss for patients who are overweight or obese.
“There is good information available about how weight loss is helpful to patients in multiple domains. The TNFi can work better and patients do better when they lose weight. This is important, but it is often underappreciated,” Dr. Ogdie says.
Kathy Holliman, MEd, has been a medical writer and editor since 1997.
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