Efficacy of ultrasound-guided steroid injections for pain management of midfoot joint degenerative disease

@article{Drakonaki2010EfficacyOU,
  title={Efficacy of ultrasound-guided steroid injections for pain management of midfoot joint degenerative disease},
  author={Eleni E. Drakonaki and J. S. B. Kho and Robert M. Sharp and Simon J. Ostlere},
  journal={Skeletal Radiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={40},
  pages={1001-1006}
}
To examine the efficacy of ultrasound (US)-guided injections for midfoot joint degenerative changes. The US images and radiographs of 63 patients with midfoot joint degenerative changes were retrospectively reviewed. In those patients who had US-guided intra-articular steroid injection, the response to the injection was recorded by reviewing the 2-week pain diaries and clinical notes. Partial or complete pain relief was defined as a positive response and the same or increased level of pain as a… CONTINUE READING
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