Hyaluronic acid instillation after ACL reconstruction reduces pain and swelling
Hyaluronic acid instillation following arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a double-blinded, randomised controlled studyJ Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2012 Aug;20(2):162-5
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32 patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries were randomized to receive arthroscopic ACL reconstruction and intra-articular viscoseal instillation or arthoscopic ACL reconstruction alone. Over 2 days, the viscoseal group demonstrated significantly greater knee injury osteoarthritis outcome scores (for all subscales except quality of life) than the control group. However, this differe...
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