Effects of Hylan G-F 20 supplementation on cartilage preservation detected by magnetic resonance imaging in osteoarthritis of the knee: A two-year single-blind clinical trial

YuanYuan Wang, Stephen Hall, Fahad Hanna, Anita Wluka, Gail Grant, Paul Marks, Marie Feletar, Flavia Cicuttini

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Abstract

Although viscosupplementation is an effective symptomatic treatment for knee osteoarthritis , the effect of longer term administration on articular cartilage has not been fully explored. We examined the effect of viscosupplementation with Hylan G-F 20 on knee cartilage over 2 years in patients with knee OA.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 9
Number of pages9
JournalBMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
Volume12
Issue numberArt. No: 195
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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