Table 2 The annual sales of intra-articular glucocorticoids and hyaluronans defined by DDD (defined daily dose) and the annual registered number of arthroscopies and arthrocentesis in Iceland
YearPopulationNo. casesLederspanDepoMedrolDiprospanHyaloronanTotalArthroscopyArthrocentesis
1990254 788110.330.270.260.000.86555829
1991257 965150.250.290.300.000.842306253
1992264 103100.310.300.230.000.842586808
1993263 783170.360.280.190.000.836426612
1994266 00680.450.250.170.010.839656404
1995267 380180.440.250.220.020.9322456607
1996268 927160.460.240.200.070.9731237558
1997270 935160.130.420.410.121.0828478124
1998273 764260.390.250.400.171.2114798297
1999277 184200.420.220.350.201.1921578412
2000281 154270.400.220.280.221.1223517551
2001285 054340.200.340.480.161.1827957063
2002287 559360.000.330.610.121.0627356891