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Intra-articular hylastan versus steroid for knee osteoarthritis.

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PURPOSE: To assess the efficacy and safety of one and two intra-articular (IA) injections of the new viscosupplement, hylastan, compared with a single IA corticosteroid injection for pain due to knee osteoarthritis (OA). Hylastan is a high-molecular-weight hyaluronan derivative prepared from bacterial fermented sodium hyaluronate that was developed to remain in the joint for longer than most other viscosupplements. METHODS: This 6-month, double-blind, randomized, parallel group, multicenter t...

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10.1007/s00167-013-2438-7

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Publisher:
Springer Verlag
Journal:
Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA
Volume:
22
Issue:
7
Pages:
1684-1692
Publication date:
2014-07-05
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EISSN:
1433-7347
ISSN:
0942-2056
URN:
uuid:fab0e589-5107-48e9-a0f5-cb2ebb83f3db
Source identifiers:
388202
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pubs:388202

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