Viscosupplementation for Knee Osteoarthritis: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines


( Last Updated : April 20, 2015)
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Question


  1. What is the evidence for the long-term (greater than 6 months) use of viscosupplementation for knee osteoarthritis?

  2. What is the clinical evidence regarding different treatment regimens of viscosupplementation for knee osteoarthritis?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding viscosupplementation for knee osteoarthritis?


Key Message

Five randomized controlled trials and six evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding viscosupplementation for knee osteoarthritis.