Retreatment with Viscosupplementation in Knee OA: Discover the 2nd paper of the EUROVISCO Group

Decision Algorithms for the Retreatment with Viscosupplementation in Patients Suffering from Knee Osteoarthritis. Recommendations from the EUROpean VIScosupplementation COnsensus Group (EUROVISCO).R. Raman, Y. Henrotin, X. Chevalier, A. Migliore, J. Jerosch, J. Montfort, H. Bard, D. Baron, P. Richette, T. Conrozier. Cartilage. February-01-2017. Doi: 10.1177/1947603517693043 The paper « Decision Algorithms for the Retreatment Read more…

Obesity, radiological severity and lack of response of viscosupplementation in knee OA

Viscosupplementation (VS) is still controversial. One of the key points is the lack of well-identified factors of response. The study “Obesity and radiological severity are associated with viscosupplementation failure in patients with knee osteoarthritis”, published in Journal of Orthopaedic Research this month, has been designed to identify clinical and radiological Read more…

Response to viscosupplementation with HAppyCross in hip OA: Discover the results in our published article

Predictors of response to viscosupplementation in patients with hip osteoarthritis: results of a prospective, observational, multicentre, open-label, pilot study. Eymard et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders (2017) 18:3. DOI 10.1186/s12891-016-1359-2. STUDY DESIGN Prospective, observational, multicentre, open-label study: 100 hip OA 59 men /41 women; mean age 62  (36-87) BMI 25,4 (17,9-41,8) Read more…