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Volume:9 Issue:12 Number:19 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #12580
Ace Report Cover Hand & Wrist

Similar Clinical Effect But Greater Early Improvement With CS vs HA Injection for Trigger Finger

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OrthoEvidence. Similar Clinical Effect But Greater Early Improvement With CS vs HA Injection for Trigger Finger. ACE Report. 2020;9(12):19. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/12580

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Efficacy Comparison of Hyaluronic Acid and Corticosteroid Injection in Treatment of Trigger Digits: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

J Hand Surg Asian Pac Vol. 2020 Mar;25(1):76-81

Contributing Authors: T Kanchanathepsak P Pichyangkul S Suppaphol I Watcharananan P Tuntiyatorn T Tawonsawatruk

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Fifty-one patients (66 digits) with trigger finger were randomized to receive an ultrasound-guided injection of low-molecular weight Hyaluronic acid (HA) or a corticosteroid (CS; triamcinolone acetate). The outcomes of interest included Quinnell grade, pain on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS), the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DASH) score, and the incidence of complications. Outcomes were...

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