Intraarticular hylan was no better than hyaluronic acids for osteoarthritis of the knee

Hunter, David
March 2008
ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 148 Issue 2, p16
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the randomized controlled trial (RCT) investigating the relative efficacy and safety of intraarticular hylan and 2 hyaluronic acids (HAs) for osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee. The trial conducted with 660 patients (with the mean age of 63 years) found out that intraarticular hylan was not more effective or safe than HAs for OA of the knee.


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