Interim data have been released from a phase 3b, open-label study that evaluated the safety and tolerability of repeat administration of Zilretta in patients with knee osteoarthritis.
Men, non-Hispanic blacks, and participants with low income or obesity had the most pronounced decrease in RA prevalence.
Researchers sought to determine the predictive value of tibiofemoral MRI, patellofemoral MRI, and KLG1 for the incidence of clinical or radiographic knee OA.
The randomized, double-blind, controlled trial (N=24,081) included patients with rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis who required chronic NSAID treatment.
In patients with painful hip osteoarthritis, an intramuscular glucocorticoid injection may effectively alleviate hip pain in the short-term.
Intravenous and subcutaneous administration of tanezumab may provide similar analgesia and tolerability in patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis.
Laparoscopic gastric band surgery is associated with more improvement in knee osteoarthritis in younger patients and in patients without prior knee injury.
Intraocular pressure was increased in patients who underwent a triamcinolone steroid knee injection, but not in patients who received a hyaluronic acid knee injection.
Patients aged 45 to 64 had an increase in the total hip arthroplasty revision rate from 2007 to 2013.
Researchers sought to identify associations of female reproductive factors with incidence of total knee arthroplasty in osteoarthritis.