Tag Archives: Knee osteoarthritis

Role of platelet rich plasma in patients of osteoarthritis knee-a prospective study

Abstract Introduction: In the present study, we evaluated the effects of 2 courses of PRP injections with 3 weeks interval, on patient’s quality of life and functional ability. Materials and Method: It was a prospective study carried out on 55 … Continue reading

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Effect of Intraarticular injection of ozone on inflammatory cytokines in knee osteoarthritis

Abstract: Introduction: Knee Osteoarthrosis is one of the most debilitating diseases. Prolotherapy includes intraarticular injection of various drugs to decrease inflammation. Injection of Intradiscal O2-O3 has reduced pain and disability of patients with low back pain due to prolapsed lumbar … Continue reading

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The influence of platelet rich plasma on synovial fluid volumes, protein concentrations, and severity of pain in patients with knee osteoarthritis

Abstract: Knee pain is commonly seen in orthopedic and rehabilitation outpatient clinical settings. Patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) are often complicated with joint soreness, swelling, weakness, and pain. These complaints are often caused by the excessive amount of synovial fluid … Continue reading

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Clinical effectiveness in severe knee osteoarthritis after intra-articular platelet-rich plasma therapy in association with hyaluronic acid injection: three case reports

Abstract: Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative disorder resulting from loss of joint cartilage and underlying bone and causes pain and loss of function. The treatment ofk:nee OA is still a challenge because of the poor self-regeneration capacity of artilage. The … Continue reading

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Valutazione economica sull’utilizzo de; plasma arricchito di piastrine vs acide ialuronico per iltrattamento dell’osteoartrosi al ginocchio.

Abstract: Porpose: The incresing the incidence of total joint arthroplasty reflects the rises of osteoarthritis (OA) prevalence. OA is a degenerative pathalogy affecting joints with a significant impact on quality of life causing pain, leading to social lfe limitations and … Continue reading

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Clinical effectiveness in severe knee osteoarthritis after intra-articular platelet-rich plasma therapy in association with hyaluronic acid injection: three case reports

Abstract: Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative disorder resulting from loss of joint cartilage and underlying bone and causes pain and loss of function. The treatment of knee OA is still a challenge because of the poor self-regeneration capacity of cartilage. … Continue reading

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Intra-Articular Injections of Platelet-Rich Plasma versus Hyaluronic Acid in the Treatment of Osteoarthritic Knee Pain: A Randomized Clinical Trial in the Context of the Spanish National Health Care System

Abstract Intra-articular injection of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has been established as a suitable treatment for knee osteoarthritis. Here, we present a double-blind randomized controlled clinical trial, conducted in a public Hospital of the Spanish National Health Care System, to evaluate … Continue reading

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Role of PRP in the Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis

Abstract Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is one of the many new therapeutic approaches that continues to evolve in the field of general musculoskeletal medicine, sports medicine, and orthopedic medicine. There has been increasing amount of interest particularly in knee osteoarthritis as … Continue reading

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Choice of intra-articular injection in treatment of knee osteoarthritis: platelet-rich plasma, hyaluronic acid or ozone options

Abstract Purpose: This study was performed to compare the efficacy of treatment in three groups of patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) given an intra-articular injection of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), hyaluronic acid (HA) or ozone gas. Methods: A total of 102 … Continue reading

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Intra-articular Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis: from Anti-inflammatories to Products of Regenerative Medicine

Abstract Objectives: Knee osteoarthritis (OA)1 is a debilitating condition that may ultimately require total knee arthroplasty (TKA).2 Non-operative treatments are bracing, oral analgesics, physical therapy, and intra-articular knee injection (IAKI).3 The objective of this paper is to provide a systematic … Continue reading

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