CJSM Welcomes in 2016!
January 2, 2016
With the arrival of our first issue of CJSM in 2016, we want to highlight again the publication of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Position Statement on viscosupplementation for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Take a chance to read the statement (currently free) and listen to our podcast with lead author Dr. Tom Trojian (see below).
And take the chance to read the entire January issue, which is packed full of new and interesting research and more. Happy 2016!
For our 12th podcast, we have invited Dr. Tom Trojian to talk with us about a new CJSM offering, just published ‘On Line First,” for which he is the lead author: “AMSSM Scientific Statement Concerning Viscosupplementation Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis: Importance for Individual Patient Outcomes.”
Dr. Trojian is a member of our partner society, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), and is a professor in the Department of Family, Community & Preventive Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine, and the director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship program there.
He is also a wonderful guest to have on the podcast–I learned a great deal from him about not only viscosupplementation in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis, but also the specific study design of a ‘network meta-analysis’ he and his co-authors used to evaluate the clinical importance of this intervention in our patients.
Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is such a…
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