Summary: Viscoelastic solutions that are injected into JOINTS in order to alleviate symptoms of joint-related disorders such as OSTEOARTHRITIS.
- Makhni E, Stone A, Ukwuani G, Zuke W, Garabekyan T, Mei Dan O, et al. A Critical Review: Management and Surgical Options for Articular Defects in the Hip. Clin Sports Med. 2017;36:573-586 pubmed publisher..Operative treatment in the form of arthroscopic techniques continues to decrease morbidity and offer innovative solutions and new applications for microfracture, ACT, and AMIC. ..
- Bowden D, Byrne C, Alkhayat A, Eustace S, Kavanagh E. Injectable Viscoelastic Supplements: A Review for Radiologists. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2017;209:883-888 pubmed publisher..Clinicians offering intraarticular HA injection should be familiar with the common preparations available and the principal differences between them, its mechanism of action, and the profile of adverse effects associated with its use. ..
- Kang Y, Im J, Shin J, Kim I, Park D. Short-term Analysis of the Residual Volume of an Eye Drop Following 23-Gauge Microincision Vitrectomy Surgery. Korean J Ophthalmol. 2017;31:439-445 pubmed publisher..Thus, checking proper use of eye drops and teaching about instillation technique by physician is necessary for patients with 23-gauge MIVS. ..
- de Maio M, DeBoulle K, Braz A, Rohrich R. Facial Assessment and Injection Guide for Botulinum Toxin and Injectable Hyaluronic Acid Fillers: Focus on the Midface. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2017;140:540e-550e pubmed publisher..Injections made in the midcheek must be performed with caution to avoid the infraorbital artery. ..