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Platelet-rich plasma: combinational treatment modalities for musculoskeletal conditions

Abstract Current research on common musculoskeletal problems, including osteoarticular conditions, tendinopathies, and muscle injuries, focuses on regenerative translational medicine. Platelet-rich plasma therapies have emerged as a potential approach to enhance tissue repair and regeneration. Platelet-rich plasma application aims to provide … Continue reading

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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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Clinical and economic effectiveness of the use of platelet-rich plasma in the treatment of chronic wounds

Abstract: The paper presents the results of the clinical use of platelet-rich plasma in the treatment of long-term non-healing wounds of various etiologies in patients on inpatient treatment and outpatient monitoring in the department of surgical infections of the State-financed … Continue reading

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Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections as a Treatment for Refractory Patellar Tendinosis: A Meta-Analysis of Randomised Trials

Purpose: Patellar tendinosis (PT) is a common condition amongst athletes. In this study, we perform a meta-analysis on randomised controlled trials (RCTs) to evaluate the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for refractory PT. Methods: A literature search was undertaken in … Continue reading

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Leukocyte-reduced platelet-rich plasma increases proliferation of tenocytes treated with prednisolone: a cell cycle analysis

Abstract: Introduction: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of allogenic leukocyte-reduced platelet-rich plasma on human tenocytes after treatment with prednisolone and to develop a standardization of its application for clinical practice. Methods: A leukocyte-reduced PRP was … Continue reading

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Comparison study between plasma rich in growth factors and platelet-rich plasma for osteoconduction in rat calvaria

Abstract: Objective: Plasma rich in growth factors (PRGF) and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) can be rapidly obtained from patient blood. They are a new and potentially useful adjunct in oral and maxillofacial bone repair or regenerative surgery. The aim of this … Continue reading

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Ultrasound-guided perineural injection with platelet-rich plasma improved the neurophysiological parameters of carpal tunnel syndrome: A case report

Abstract: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common and sometimes challenging condition, which causes pain; paresthesia; tingling of the thumb, index and long fingers; and even thenar weakness in the hands. The effectiveness of corticosteroid injections seems to be transient, … Continue reading

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Intradiscal Injection of Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma Releasate to Treat Discogenic Low Back Pain: A Preliminary Clinical Trial

Abstract: Purpose: To determine the safety and initial efficacy of intradiscal injection of autologous platelet-rich plasma (PRP) releasate in patients with discogenic low back pain. Overview of Literature: PRP, which is comprised of autologous growth factors and cytokines, has been … Continue reading

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Single Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection for Early Stage of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Abstract: Purpose: The purpose of this study was to determine the safety efficacy and outcomes of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) intra-articular injections for early stages of knee osteoarthritis (OA). Methods: Twenty-five patients affected by grade I and II knee primary OA … Continue reading

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Functional outcomes of platelet rich plasma injections in plantar fascitis

Abstract: Background: The study was conducted to analyse the clinical outcomes following a single injection of platelet rich plasma, produced using autologous blood by standard double centrifugation technique in patients with plantar fasciitis who have not had relief using conservative … Continue reading

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