Platelet-rich Plasma Injections may Not Treat Osteoarthritis
Platelet-rich plasma injections are no better than placebo for helping reduce knee pain in people with knee joint osteoarthritis.
6 days ago - Medindia Health
Racial, ethnic disparities found in imaging, treatment of hip, knee OA
Results showed African American, Asian and Hispanic patients with hip and knee osteoarthritis had significant disparities in the utilization of imaging, administration of...
9 days ago - Healio
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections Show No Benefit in Knee OA
Platelet-rich plasma injections for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis show no improvements in pain, function, or cartilage structure, compared with placebo. Medscape Medical...
9 days ago - Medscape
Sustained delivery of pan-VEGF inhibitor may reduce treatment burden in wet AMD
NEW ORLEANS - Patients with wet age-related macular degeneration experienced a reduced treatment burden with sustained delivery sunitinib, according to a study presented...
18 days ago - Healio
COVID-related injection reductions in wet AMD correlated with worse visual outcomes
NEW ORLEANS - Most patients with wet age-related macular degeneration were able to quickly resume treatment after initial COVID-19 lockdowns, but those who missed more...
19 days ago - Healio
VIDEO: Expert discusses ‘remarkable' data from ARCHWAY trial in wet AMD
Nancy M. Holekamp, MD, director of retina services at Pepose Vision Institute in St. Louis, discussed results from the ARCHWAY phase 3 trial of the Port Delivery System with...
22 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
PRP injections may not improve function or relieve symptoms in patients with ankle OA
Compared with placebo injections, intra-articular platelet-rich plasma injections did not significantly improve function or relieve symptoms in patients with ankle...
24 days ago - Healio
VIDEO: Cell, blood-based therapies may be future of nonsurgical OA treatment
In this video from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Orthobiologics Symposium, Scott A. Rodeo, MD, FAAOS, spoke on the potential of cell and blood-based...
27 days ago - Healio
IStent inject W offers better results than earlier-generation devices
Patients with primary open-angle glaucoma who undergo cataract surgery have an opportunity to have both phacoemulsification with IOL implantation and a glaucoma procedure...
29 days ago - Healio
Study: Orthobiologics are safe, effective for patients undergoing high tibial osteotomy
According to published results, intra-articular orthobiologics injections are a safe and effective treatment with positive outcomes in patients undergoing high tibial osteotomy...
1 month ago - Healio