Arthritis Res Ther 2018 DOI: 10.1186/s13075-018-1538-7 View full text
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Jean-Pierre Pelletier, Jean-Pierre Raynauld, François Abram, Marc Dorais, Philippe Delorme, Johanne Martel-Pelletier

Abstract: BackgroundThe weight of recommendation for intra-articular therapies such as hyaluronic acid injections varies from one set of guidelines to another, and they have not yet reached unanimity with respect to the usefulness of intra-articular hyaluronic acid (IAHA) injections for the symptomatic treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA). Among the reasons for the controversy is that the current literature provides inconsistent results and conclusions about such treatment. This study aimed at identifying determinants …

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