Knee OA, Intraarticular therapy – corticosteroids

Duration

< 15 mins

Profession

Physician

# of Credits

0.0

Accreditation

N/A

Expiry Date

2020-01-31

The rationale for the use of IA corticosteroids in OA is to reduce joint inflammation and pain by local delivery of a potent anti-inflammatory agent. Evidence supports short-term improvement (up to 4 weeks) in symptoms of knee OA following IA corticosteroid injection.

Unaccredited

Anthony Albers(MD CM, FRCPC)

Hugo Hébert(MD)




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