Impact of Clinical Practice Guidelines on Use of Intra-Articular Hyaluronic Acid and Corticosteroid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

Background: The efficacy of corticosteroid and hyaluronic acid injections for knee osteoarthritis has been questioned. The purpose of this study was to determine the impact of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) clinical practice guidelines ...

Study aims to determine benefit of combining hyaluronic acid treatment with exercise for arthritis patients

A new study at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) aims to determine if a hyaluronic acid treatment combined with an exercise program helps patients with knee arthritis more than exercise alone. Hyaluronic acid is a gel-like solution that acts as a ...

Global OTC Hyaluronic Acid (HA) Market 2018 Industry Key Players, Trends, Sales, Supply, Demand, Analysis & Forecast to 2025

4.1 Global OTC Hyaluronic Acid (HA) Market Size by Type (2013-2018) 4.2 Global OTC Hyaluronic Acid (HA) Market Size by Application (2013-2018) 4.3 Potential Application of OTC Hyaluronic Acid (HA) in Future 4.4 Top Consumer/End Users of OTC Hyaluronic Acid ...

Guideline revisions for knee osteoarthritis have 'subtle but significant' impact on clinical practice

Recent updates in evidence-based recommendations have led to changes in the use of steroid and hyaluronic acid injection for patients with osteoarthritis of the knee, reports a study in the May 16, 2018 issue of The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery.