Intra-articular Corticosteroids for Osteoarthritis of the Knee.

Da Costa, Bruno R; Hari, Roman; Jüni, Peter (2016). Intra-articular Corticosteroids for Osteoarthritis of the Knee. JAMA - the journal of the American Medical Association, 316(24), pp. 2671-2672. American Medical Association 10.1001/jama.2016.17565

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Clinical Question Are intra-articular corticosteroids associated with improvement in pain and physical function compared with sham injection or no intervention in patients with knee osteoarthritis? Bottom Line Intra-articular corticosteroids may be associated with moderate improvement in pain and a small improvement in physical function up to 6 weeks after injection. However, the quality of the evidence is low.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Original Article)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Medical Education > Institute of General Practice and Primary Care (BIHAM)

UniBE Contributor:

Da Costa, Bruno; Hari, Roman and Jüni, Peter

Subjects:

600 Technology > 610 Medicine & health
300 Social sciences, sociology & anthropology > 360 Social problems & social services

ISSN:

0098-7484

Publisher:

American Medical Association

Language:

English

Submitter:

Doris Kopp Heim

Date Deposited:

30 Dec 2016 13:40

Last Modified:

28 Jun 2017 02:30

Publisher DOI:

10.1001/jama.2016.17565

PubMed ID:

28027351

BORIS DOI:

10.7892/boris.92320

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/92320

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