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LABRHA at the ISIAT Congress in Prague in October 2017

LABRHA at the ISIAT Congress in Prague in October 2017

The 4th edition of the International Symposium on Intra-Articular Treatment (ISIAT) took place in Prague last 5th to 7th of October 2017. Organized every two years across different European cities by Prof. Alberto Migliore (IT), this congress is, as its name suggests, focus on intra-articular management of joint disease including intra-articular access, therapeutic targets and...
Addition of a Polyol to HA: a Significant Advance in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis?

Addition of a Polyol to HA: a Significant Advance in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis?

Is the addition of a polyol to hyaluronic acid a significant advance in the treatment of osteoarthritis? Conrozier T. Curr Rheumatol Rev. 2017 Jul 10. doi:10.2174/1573397113666170710115558. Viscosupplementation with intra-articular injections of hyaluronic acid is recommended as a second line treatment for knee OA, after failure of non-pharmacological modalities and usual pain killers. Nevertheless there is...
LABRHA at the OARSI Congress in Las Vegas in April 2017

LABRHA at the OARSI Congress in Las Vegas in April 2017

LABRHA participated at the OARSI 2017 World Congress which took place from the 27th to the 30th of April 2017 in Las Vegas. . 1) HAppyMini® in the Trapeziometacarpal joint: first results presented at the OARSI Congress . The abstract SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF A SINGLE INJECTION OF MANNITOL-MODIFIED CROSSLINKED HYALURONIC ACID (HAppyMini®) IN TRAPEZIOMETACARPIAL...
Mannitol may shorten viscosupplementation onset of action in patients with knee OA: Read our paper

Mannitol may shorten viscosupplementation onset of action in patients with knee OA: Read our paper

Addition of Mannitol to Hyaluronic Acid may Shorten Viscosupplementation Onset of Action in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis: Post-Hoc Analysis of A Double-blind, Controlled Trial. Eymard F, Bossert M, Lecurieux R, Maillet B, Chevalier X, et al. (2016) J Clin Exp Orthop 2: 21. doi: 10.4172/2471-8416.100021 OBJECTIVE: To compare the speed of action of three weekly...
Steroids, lidocain and ioxaglic acid modify the viscosity of HA: read our publication in SpringerPLus

Steroids, lidocain and ioxaglic acid modify the viscosity of HA: read our publication in SpringerPLus

Steroids, lidocaine and ioxaglic acid modify the viscosity of hyaluronic acid: in vitro study and clinical implications. T. Conrozier; J. Patarin; P. Mathieu; M. Rinaudo. SpringerPlus . 2016 Feb 24;5:170; doi: 10.1186/s40064-016-1762-z. During viscosupplementation, it is usual to inject other drugs, without knowing whether this association may have a deleterious effect thereon. The rheological properties...