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A Responsible Response

A recent New York Times article questioned various treatments injured athletes may undergo to become healthy. According to the article, treatment options include steroid injections, taping, Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) and surgery. The article questioned these methods due to their widespread … Continue reading

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Platelet-Rich Plasma Study Produces Encouraging Results for Patients Suffering From Achilles Tendinosis

An important study that may help patients suffering from Achilles tendinosis has been revealed. Published in this month’s American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and titled, “PRP show potential for treating Achilles tendinosis,” the article highlights the recent Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) … Continue reading

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Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy Produces Favorable Results in Arthritis

Patients suffering from degenerative arthritis of the knee may have healing therapy in Platelet-Rich Plasma. A recently published PRP study from the Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute in Bologna, Italy, found Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP) injected in knees with degenerative cartilage lesions … Continue reading

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