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*  Knee cartilage replacement therapy
Osteoarthritis is a common condition of cartilage failure that can lead to limited range of motion, bone damage and invariably ... "All-arthroscopic AMIC procedure for repair of cartilage defects of the knee". Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy: 1 ... The human body's own cartilage is still the best material for lining knee joints. This drives efforts to develop ways of using ... It is responsible for much of the compressive resistance and load bearing qualities of the knee joint and, without it, walking ...
*  Discoid meniscus
Knee pain Knee osteoarthritis Meniscal cyst "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2008-05-12. Retrieved 2008-09-19. ... It is attached to the lining of the knee joint along its periphery and serves to absorb about a third of the impact load that ... In a patient complaining of acute onset knee pain, an X-ray study would be done to rule out any bony pathology such as a ... There are two menisci in the knee joint, with one on the outside (away from midline) being the lateral meniscus and the inner ...
*  Meniscus transplant
Roos, H; Laurén, M; Adalberth, T; Roos, EM; Jonsson, K; Lohmander, LS (Apr 1998). "Knee osteoarthritis after meniscectomy: ... McDermott, I (Apr 2011). "Meniscal tears, repairs and replacement: their relevance to osteoarthritis of the knee". British ... Matching the size of the donor knee to the size of the recipient knee is crucial for successful meniscus transplantation. ... Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society. 9 (4): 316-24. doi:10.1053/joca.2000.0391. PMID 11399095 ...
*  Autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane
Microfracturing Knee osteoarthritis Knee pain Research, Center for Biologics Evaluation and. "Approved Products - MACI". www. ... It is used to treat symptomatic, full-thickness cartilage defects of the knee with or without bone involvement. MACI is an ... Healthy cartilage is removed from the person's own knees and a 'scaffold' is created on which the healthy tissue growths. This ... Autologous cultured chondrocytes on porcine collagen membrane (MACI) is a treatment to correct cartilage defects in the knee. ...
*  Radiofrequency ablation
Jessup, Cynthia (21 April 2017). "FDA Green Lights Halyard Health's Coolief for the Management of Osteoarthritis Knee Pain". ... with effects lasting for up to a year of pain relief from knee arthritis. Whether for back or knee pain, a drawback for this ... Dunn, Lauren and Gussone, Felix (13 June 2017). "'Cool' New Knee Procedure Eases Arthritis Pain Without Surgery". NBC News, New ...
*  Zucapsaicin
... (Civanex) is a medication used to treat osteoarthritis of the knee and other neuropathic pain. It is applied three ... This includes herpes simplex infections; cluster headaches and migraine; and knee osteoarthritis. Winston Pharmaceuticals ...
*  Leslie Nielsen
Later in life, Nielsen had knee osteoarthritis. He participated in an educational video from The Arthritis Research Centre of ... demonstrating the physical examination of a patient with knee osteoarthritis. In November 2010, Nielsen was admitted to Holy ...
*  Joint injection
Wen, Dennis Y (1 August 2000). "Intra-articular Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis". American Academy of Family ... and occasionally osteoarthritis. A hypodermic needle is injected into the affected joint where it delivers a dose of any one of ...
*  Pain management
How Can Acupuncture Help To Reduce Pain? Wang SJ, Dai Z (2012). "[Efficacy observation of knee osteoarthritis treated with ... that acupuncture can reduce joint pain and so the therapy can be effective in reducing pain caused by knee osteoarthritis. ...
*  Pain scale
... to assess hand osteoarthritis outcomes. WOMAC : Disease-Specific, to assess knee osteoarthritis outcomes. Osteoarthritis ... 1987). "Indexes of severity for osteoarthritis of the hip and knee". Scand J Rheumatology (Supplement 65): 85-89. Lequesne M ( ... doi:10.1016/0049-0172(91)90027-w. Lequesne MG (1997). "The algofunctional indices for hip and knee osteoarthritis". J Rheumatol ... with separate self-report questionnaires for hip and knee OA (osteoarthritis):Original index (1987) 1991 revision 1997 revision ...
*  Valgus deformity
... in adults include arthritis of the knee and trauma. Rheumatoid knee commonly presents as valgus knee. Osteoarthritis knee may ... Common causes of valgus knee (knock-knee, that is, genu valgum) ... Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) to correct valgus deformity is ... surgically difficult and requires specialized implants called constrained condylar knees. Ankle: talipes valgus (from Latin ...
*  German acupuncture trials
... knee osteoarthritis, migraine prophylaxis, and tension-type headache. The trials are considered to be one of the largest ... "Acupuncture and knee osteoarthritis: a three-armed randomized trial". Annals of Internal Medicine. 145 (1): 12-20. doi:10.7326/ ... knee osteoarthritis, migraine prophylaxis, and tension-type headache. Apart from that, an observational study on adverse events ... Joint Committee ruled in April 2006 that the costs of acupuncture treatment for chronic back pain and knee osteoarthritis would ...
*  Balneotherapy
Sukenik S; Flusser, D; Codish, S; Abu-Shakra, M (1999). "Balneotherapy at the Dead Sea area for knee osteoarthritis". IMAJ. 1 ( ...
*  Prolotherapy
A 2017 review described the evidence as moderate for knee osteoarthritis. A 2016 review found benefit but there was a moderate ... Another 2015 review assigned a strength of recommendation level A for Achilles tendinopathy, knee osteoarthritis and level B ... for Knee Osteoarthritis: Results of a Single-Arm Uncontrolled Study with 1-Year Follow-Up". The Journal of Alternative and ... "Dextrose Prolotherapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial". The Annals of Family Medicine. 11 (3): 229-37. ...
*  List of patient-reported quality of life surveys
Validity and reliability of the Oxford Knee Score in measuring health outcomes in patients with knee osteoarthritis". ... "An open label study to assess the effectiveness of oral methotrexate in reducing pain in knee osteoarthritis". EU Clinical ... It has been used in clinical studies investigating knee osteoarthritis, urinary incontinence and children who have been ... Arthroplasty (Knee replacement).The Oxford knee score (OKS) is owned by Isis Outcomes and was developed at Oxford University. ...
*  Rose hip
"OARSI guidelines for the non-surgical management of knee osteoarthritis". Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 22 (3): 363-88. doi: ... Use of rose hips is not considered an effective treatment for knee osteoarthritis. Rose hip seed oil Rose hip soup Rosa ... reduce pain in osteoarthritis patients?--a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials". Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 16 (9): ...
*  Radiographic classification of osteoarthritis
For the grading of osteoarthritis in the knee, the International Knee Documentation Committee (IKDC) system is regarded to have ... Kim, Young-Mo; Joo, Yong-Bum (2012). "Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis". Knee Surgery & Related Research. 24 (4): 193-200. doi: ... Hefti F, Müller W, Jakob RP, Stäubli HU (1993). "Evaluation of knee ligament injuries with the IKDC form". Knee Surg Sports ... Radiographic systems to classify osteoarthritis vary by which joint is being investigated. In osteoarthritis, the choice of ...
*  Senior dog diet
... and the Two in Combination for Painful Knee Osteoarthritis". New England Journal of Medicine. 354 (8): 795-808. doi:10.1056/ ... These two fatty acids have been shown to improve gait score and lameness in dogs with osteoarthritis. Omega-3 fatty acids have ... which aids senior dogs in maintaining a healthier immune system as well as helping to ease the symptoms of osteoarthritis. Also ... of dietary vitamin E and its effects on pain and joint structures during early stages of surgically induced osteoarthritis in ...
*  Barefoot
Shakoor N, Block JA (2006). "Walking barefoot decreases loading on the lower extremity joints in knee osteoarthritis". ... A 2006 study found that shoes may increase stress on the knee and ankle, and suggested that adults who walked barefoot may have ... Barefoot running encourages the runner to switch to forefoot strike and may reduce the risk of knee damage. Barefoot running ... with the feet turned outwards and the legs slightly bent at the knee to cushion the movements of the upper body. The unimpeded ...
*  Fred Kahn
"Efficacy of different therapy regimes of low-power laser in painful osteoarthritis of the knee: a double-blind and randomized- ... "The effect of low-level laser therapy on knee osteoarthritis: Prospective, descriptive study". Lasers in Medical Science. 29 (5 ... "Short-term efficacy of physical interventions in osteoarthritic knee pain. A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised ... "Low level laser therapy for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis: a meta-analysis". The Journal of Rheumatology. 27 (8): ...
*  Sodium hyaluronate
In 1986, sodium hyaluronate was used as an intra-articular injection to treat osteoarthritis of the knee with the product ... Mandl LA, and Losina E (6 January 2015). "Editorials: Relative Efficacy of Knee Osteoarthritis Treatments: Are All Placebos ... 6 January 2015). "Reviews: Comparative Effectiveness of Pharmacologic Interventions for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic ... It is used to treat knee pain in patients with osteoarthritis who have not received relief from other treatments. It is ...
*  Chondroitin sulfate
EULAR (2003). "an evidence based approach to the management of knee osteoarthritis: Report of a Task Force of the Standing ... 2006). "Glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate, and the two in combination for painful knee osteoarthritis". N Engl J Med. 354 (8): ... This was a 24-month, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, enrolling 662 patients with knee osteoarthritis who satisfied ... A 6 month, double-blind, double-dummy experiment using 604 patients with knee osteoarthritis was conducted. Patients were ...
*  Type II collagen
"Effects of Native Type II Collagen Treatment on Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial". The Eurasian Journal of ...
*  Flavocoxid
... a randomized multicenter controlled trial in subjects with osteoarthritis of the knee". Advances in Therapy. 27 (10): 731-742. ... in the dietary management of knee osteoarthritis". Journal of Medicinal Food. 12 (5): 1143-1148. doi:10.1089/jmf.2008.0244. ... which have anti-inflammatory activity and are used to provide nutritional support to people with chronic osteoarthritis. ...
*  Leptin
Distel E, Cadoudal T, Durant S, Poignard A, Chevalier X, Benelli C (2009). "The infrapatellar fat pad in knee osteoarthritis: ... Sowers MR, Karvonen-Gutierrez CA (2010). "The evolving role of obesity in knee osteoarthritis". Current Opinion in Rheumatology ... "Relationship between body habitus and joint leptin levels in a knee osteoarthritis population". Journal of Orthopaedic Research ... SOCS-3 and sOb-R are decreased in obese patients with osteoarthritis: a link between obesity and osteoarthritis". Annals of the ...
*  Ramon Cugat
2010 Infiltration of plasma rich in growth factors for osteoarthritis of the knee short-term effects on function and quality of ... Expert in knee injuries. A pioneer in arthroscopic surgery in Spain. He was a member of the team of orthopedic surgeons in the ... Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2013 Platelet-rich plasma for calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: a case report. Roberto ... Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. November 2013 Controlled, blinded force platform analysis of the effect of intraarticular ...
*  Felicity Goodyear-Smith
Arroll, B; Goodyear-Smith, F (23 March 2004). "Corticosteroid injections for osteoarthritis of the knee: a meta-analysis". ... Intra-articular corticosteroid injections are better than placebo for improving symptoms of knee osteoarthritis". Evidence ... This research ranged across topics such as arthroscopic knee surgery, management and referral of low back pain, management of ...