Author | Christine Blank


Hyaluronic Acid Injections Only for Some Knee Osteoarthritis Patients

June 08, 2016

EULAR 2016: Researchers have identified a potential predictive factor of failure by intra-articular injections of hyaluronic acid for knee osteoarthritis.

Tenosynovitis Responds Best to Ultrasound-Guided Steroids

June 08, 2016

EULAR 2016: Rheumatoid arthritis patients with tenosynovitis respond better to ultrasound-guided peritendineus glucocorticoid injections as compared to intramuscular glucocorticoid injections.

Biologic Switching OK for Non Rituximab Responders

May 09, 2016

When considering switching between different classes of biologics, the risk of infection in patients with rheumatoid arthritis is always a concern.

Stenosis Surgery Should be Limited to Decompression

April 19, 2016

There is little value in adding fusion to decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis, show two studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine.