ONLINE From the 2nd to the 5th of November in our YouTube channel The online edition of OAFI's Osteoarthritis Patients' World Congress is here! Tres generaciones de mujeres Join the fight to prevent Osteoarthritis #CuidaTuArtrosis #CuidaTusArticulaciones La Fundación Contact us Meet The Foundation Colabora Get involved in the fight against osteoarthritis Become a volunteer Haz un donativo Your help is very important to us Become a member or make a donation OAFI's Osteoarthritis Patients' World Congress is coming! October 14th and 15th in the AXA Auditorium, Barcelona

OSTEOARTHRITIS IN FIGURES

500

MILLION AFFECTED

500 million people suffer from symptomatic osteoarthritis, 7 million of them in Spain.

30%

OF THE ASYMPTOMATIC POPULATION

It is the most prevalent joint pathology.

1st

CAUSE OF PERMANENT DISABILITY

Rheumatic diseases are the first cause of permanent disability and the third cause of temporary incapacity for work.

50%

OF PERMANENT INVALIDITY

50% of permanent disability cases caused by rheumatic diseases are those of patients with osteoarthritis.

“The drive of OAFI will play a key role in the coming years

AMÀLIA LAFUENTE

Doctor and Professor of Pharmacology at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Barcelona

Do you want to receive OAFI news by email?
Fill out the form below and we will send it periodically.

Help us improve the quality of life of osteoarthritis patients.