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Safety and Predictive Factors of Short-Term Efficacy of a Single Injection of Mannitol-Modified Cross-Linked HA in Patients with Trapeziometacarpal OA.

Safety and Predictive Factors of Short-Term Efficacy of a Single Injection of Mannitol-Modified Cross-Linked HA in Patients with Trapeziometacarpal OA.

    Like every year since 2012, LABRHA attended the EULAR Annual Meeting which took place in Amsterdam from the 13th  to the 16th of June 2018.      During the scientific session on « OSTEOARTHRITIS and microcrystalline disease », Dr Thierry CONROZIER (France) presented results of the INSTINCT Study: influence of the radiological grade on the efficacy of an intra-articular injection of...
Viscosupplementation in the knee: 80% responders at 6 months with a single intra-articular injection of HAppyCross®

Viscosupplementation in the knee: 80% responders at 6 months with a single intra-articular injection of HAppyCross®

Results of an international study conducted in patients with knee OA A Franco-British work has been recently published in the Journal CARTILAGE(1) and presented at the 4th edition of the International Symposium on Intra-articular Treatment (ISIAT), which took place last 5th to 7th of October 2017. This work analysed the percentage of “responders”, 6 months...
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...
Safety and Efficacy of HAppyCross® in knee OA: Results of a Prospective Observational Study

Safety and Efficacy of HAppyCross® in knee OA: Results of a Prospective Observational Study

Safety and Efficacy of Single Intra-Articular Injection of a Cross-Linked Hyaluronic Acid/Mannitol Formulation [Happycross®] in knee Osteoarthritis Results of a Prospective Observational Study in Daily Practice Conditions. Monet M, Bozgan AM, Conrozier T. Ortho & Rheum Open Access 2017; 5(3): 555664. DOI: 10.19080/OROAJ.2017.05.555664. . This study has been conducted to assess in daily practice conditions,...
Retreatment with Viscosupplementation in Knee OA: Discover the 2nd paper of the EUROVISCO Group

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 with Viscosupplementation in Patients Suffering...