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Concentrations of Blood Components in Commercial Platelet-Rich Plasma Separation Systems: A Review of the Literature

Abstract Background: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has proven to be a very safe therapeutic option in the treatment of tendon, muscle, bone, and cartilage injuries. Currently, several commercial separation systems are available for the preparation of PRP. The concentrations of blood … Continue reading

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Platelet rich plasma – A new revolution in medicine

Abstract In the recent years there has been a paradigm shift in consideration of platelets from being just hemostatic cells to actually performing a myrad of diverse functions. The recent use of Platelet Rich Plasma as therapeutic agent is based … Continue reading

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In vivo clinical and radiological effects of platelet-rich plasma on interstitial supraspinatus lesion: Case series

Abstract: Background:Rotator cuff tear (RCT) is a frequent condition of clinical relevance that can be managed with a symptomatic conservative treatment, but surgery is often needed. Biological components like leukocytes and platelet rich plasma (L-PRP) could represent an alternative curative … Continue reading

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