Tag Archives: PRP

24 Month Study Finds Platelet-Rich Plasma May be Effective in Knee Osteoarthritis

Study Conclusion A recently published study in Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy by Kon et al, indicates Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) can reduce pain and improve knee function in patients with degenerative cartilage lesions and osteoarthritis of the knees. The study concluded that when PRP is injected into degenerative … Continue reading

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5 Platelet-Rich Plasma Considerations in 2011

Recent athletic, media and clinical hype around Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) has furthered the information available about PRP and increased the treatment’s acceptance as a legitimate and viable therapy for certain tendon, ligament and joint injuries. 2011 has already led to breakthrough PRP … 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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