Hylan injection no different than placebo injection for pain improvement in hip osteoarthritis
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OrthoEvidence. Hylan injection no different than placebo injection for pain improvement in hip osteoarthritis . ACE Report. 2020;9(7):30. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/11192
Evaluating the use of intra-articular injections as a treatment for painful hip osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, multicenter, parallel-group study comparing a single 6-mL injection of hylan G-F 20 with salineOsteoarthritis Cartilage. 2019 Jan;27(1):59-70. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2018.08.018.
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357 patients with hip osteoarthritis were randomized to a single intraarticular injection of either hylan G-F 20 or placebo saline. Patients were assessed over 26-week follow-up for outcome on improvement in the first question of the WOMAC Pain subscale (WOMAC A1), response rate on the WOMAC A1 (minimum 2-pt improvement), the WOMAC Pain subscale overall, the WOMAC Function subscale, and the incide...
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