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Osteoarthritis

Overlaps between PsA and OA can produce diagnostic confusion. Multimodality imaging may help sort things out

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Topical diclofenac and acetaminophen are the best bets for osteoarthritis pain, concludes a review in Medical Letter. Hyaluronic acid scores a moderately favorable vote.

Separate newly published assessments describe hyaluronic acid injections and debridement after meniscectomy of scant clinical value for longstanding relief of knee pain, whatever small statistical significance may turn up in some studies.

The FDA has approved a smaller-particle NSAID formulation that relieves osteoarthritis pain with few adverse effects.

Is methotrexate a good option for knee osteoarthritis? A commentary finds that the study supporting the idea provides good evidence in its favor.

Knee osteoarthritis can trigger a series of clinical problems that set patients on the road to early frailty, especially if both knees are involved. It's prudent for their physicians to be on high alert for it.

Tell-tale bone lesions forecast knee pain in osteoarthritis over 8 years

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