New Article Published in Journal of Pain Research

The Jon Block Group is pleased to announce the recent publication of Safety and efficacy of US-approved viscosupplements for knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized, saline-controlled trials, which was included in the recent edition of Journal of Pain Research.

Dr. Larry Miller and Dr. Jon Block both contributed and co-authored the article.

Intra-articular injection of hyaluronic acid is a common, yet controversial, therapeutic option for patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA). The purpose of the research for this article was to determine the safety and efficacy of US-approved viscosupplements for symptomatic knee OA.…

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The Jon Block Group Has Article Published in Clinical Interventions in Aging Journal

The Jon Block Group is pleased to announce the recent publication of Joint unloading implant modifies subchondral bone trabecular structure in medial knee osteoarthritis: 2-year outcomes of a pilot study using fractal signature analysis, which was included in the recent edition of Clinical Interventions in Aging.

Dr. Larry Miller and Dr. Jon Block both contributed and co-authored the article.

Knee osteoarthritis (OA) is largely attributable to chronic excessive and aberrant joint loading. The purpose of this pilot study was to quantify radiographic changes in subchondral bone after treatment with a minimally invasive joint unloading implant (KineSpring(®) Knee Implant System).…

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The Jon Block Group Has Article Published in Spine Journal

The Jon Block Group is pleased to announce the recent publication of Superion Interspinous Process Spacer for Intermittent Neurogenic Claudication Secondary to Moderate Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, which was included in the recent edition of Spine.

Dr. Larry Miller and Dr. Jon Block both contributed and co-authored the article.

Interspinous spacers are a less-invasive treatment alternative compared with surgical decompression for patients with LSS unresponsive to conservative care. High-quality comparative data with these devices are lacking.…

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