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Volume:5 Issue:8 Number:2 ISSN#:2563-5476
ACE Report #8954
Ace Report Cover Foot & Ankle

IA-HA injection as adjunct to microfracture surgery for osteochondral lesions of the talus

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OrthoEvidence. IA-HA injection as adjunct to microfracture surgery for osteochondral lesions of the talus. ACE Report. 2016;5(8):2. Available from: https://myorthoevidene.com/AceReport/Report/8954

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:2

Clinical and MRI outcomes of HA injection following arthroscopic microfracture for osteochondral lesions of the talus

Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2016 Apr;24(4):1243-9

Contributing Authors: XL Shang HY Tao SY Chen YX Li YH Hua

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35 patients with osteochondral lesions of the talus were randomized to receive either three intra-articular hyaluronic acid (IA-HA) injections as an adjunct to microfracture surgery, or microfracture surgery alone. The purpose of this study was to determine whether the addition of IA-HA would yield benefits when compared to microfracture surgery alone, with regards to clinical and magnetic resonan...

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