Viscosupplementation is the injection into the knee of a lubricating mixture usually containing hyaluronic acid


Viscosupplementation and arthritis

Viscosupplementation injections may help to reduce the pain and functional limitation of osteoarthritis.


Joint injections for knee arthritis

Injections to slow the arthritic process or reduce symptoms.

Non-operative treatment for patellofemoral pain

Part 7 of a course on Patellofemoral Pain by Dr Ronald Grelsamer of Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.




Viscosupplementation for Osteoarthritis: a Primer for Primary Care Physicians. Reid MC. Adv Ther. 2013 Nov; 30(11): 967–986.

Adding Triamcinolone Improves Viscosupplementation: A Randomized Clinical Trial. de Campos GC, Rezende MU, Pailo AF, Frucchi R and Camargo OP. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Feb; 471(2): 613–620.

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