Evaluation of glucocorticosteroid injection for the treatment of trochanteric bursitis.

OBJECTIVE We conducted an open observational study to assess the short and longterm effect of single local glucocorticosteroid injection for trochanteric bursitis. METHODS 75 patient diagnosed with trochanteric bursitis based on clinical criteria were injected; 20, 32, and 22 patients each received 6, 12, and 24 mg betamethasone, respectively, mixed with… (More)