Guided or blind injections? What does the evidence say? This blog explores the evidence around accuracy and safety in relation to ultrasound guided vs unguided hip joint injections.
About Robert Mast
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Entries by Robert Mast
What is hydrodistension? This blog explains the principle behind hydrodistension injections. It also looks at the evidence for its benefit when compared with regular steroid injections.
This study indicates that there is radiographic evidence of thinning of knee joint cartilage with frequently repeated steroid injections when compared with a control group.
This blog gives a short introduction to the most common injection options. It will then give a brief appraisal of each injection option and their relative benefits and disadvantages.
This patients’ account is in relation to Rebecca who had a 3 month old frozen shoulder. Which was having a major impact on her mobility and she also had high levels of pain.She describes how my hydrodistension injection of her shoulder made an impact on her symptoms.