The long held practice of injecting patients with steroids every few months to relieve the pain of knee osteoarthritis should be ‘actively discouraged’ say Australian experts after findings from a US study show that long term steroid use may in fact speed up disease progression. The findings published in JAMA this week, reveal that patients ...
Intra-articular steroids could speed up OA progression
By Sunalie Silva
20 May 2017