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Osteoarthritis

Time to put steroid injections behind us?

Intra-articular corticosteroid injections are a long-established treatment for knee osteoarthritis (OA), but new findings indicate they are not effective, and even potentially harmful. Is it time to rethink the use of this treatment?

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Bliddal, H., Henriksen, M. Time to put steroid injections behind us?. Nat Rev Rheumatol 13, 519–520 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/nrrheum.2017.118

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