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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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The effectiveness of platelet-rich plasma injections in gluteal tendinopathy – a randomised, double-blind controlled trial comparing a single platelet-rich plasma injection with a single corticosteroid injection.

Abstract: Importance: Gluteus medius/minimus tendinopathy is a common cause of lateral hip pain or greater trochanteric pain syndrome. Objective: There would be no difference in the modified Harris Hip score between a single Platelet-Rich-Plasma (PRP) injection compared to a corticosteroid … Continue reading

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The contribution of leucocytes to the antimicrobial activity of platelet-rich plasma preparations: a systematic review

Abstract: The infection of a wound is one of the major contributors to delays in healing and tissue regeneration. As multi-drug resistance to antibiotics is becoming a serious threat, research in this field has focused on finding new agents and … Continue reading

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Comparison of different methods of centrifugation for preparation of platelet – rich plasma (PRP)

Abstract: Introduction: Platelet-rich plasma(PRP) has wide clinical applications which have been proved by various studies. There are various methods available now a days to prepare PRP but no standard protocol determining the time and centrifugation speed is available. This variation … Continue reading

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Good prognosis factors after a platelet rich plasma (PRP) injection for tendinopathies ?

Abstract Introduction : Platelet-rich plasma injections are a recent treatment for chronic tendinopathies. However, this theraeutic remains controversed in litterature. Up to now, there is no prognosis factors identified to predict a good evolution after injection of PRP. Purpose: The … Continue reading

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Plantar fasciitis: Outcome evaluation of plantar fasciitis treated with PRP against steroid injection

Abstract Plantar fasciitis is the most com mmon cause of heel pain which seems difficult t to treat in its most chronic and severe forms. Earlier treatments, including orthoses, non steroidacial anti-inflammatory drugs, and steroid injections aree paucity of supportive … Continue reading

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Bone marrow concentrate and platelet-rich plasma differ in cell distribution and interleukin 1 receptor antagonist protein concentration

Abstract Purpose: Bone marrow concentrate (BMC) and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) are used extensively in regenerative medicine. The aim of this study was to determine differences in the cellular composition and cytokine concentrations of BMC and PRP and to compare two … Continue reading

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