[Pain management in non-juvenile, aseptic osteonecrosis].

  title={[Pain management in non-juvenile, aseptic osteonecrosis].},
  author={Marcus J{\"a}ger and Andreas Werner and Stefan Lentrodt and Ulrich M{\"o}dder and Ruediger Krauspe},
  volume={18 6},
BACKGROUND Adult aseptic osteonecrosis (ON) represents a clinical picture with unexplained etiology. Since curative treatment of this disease often succeeds only in the early stage, pain therapy plays an important role in the treatment process. METHOD We compared established and novel treatment options for ON as well as our own results after i.v. administration of the prostacyclin analogue iloprost with corresponding studies in the literature. RESULTS In addition to treatment with… CONTINUE READING