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ACL

  • Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma Gel to Reduce Donor-Site Morbidity after Patellar Tendon Graft Harvesting for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study. Cervellin et al. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc, 2012.
  • Patellar Tendon Healing With Platelet-Rich Plasma: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial. de Almeida et al. Am J Sports Med. 2012.
  • Effects of Age and Platelet-Rich Plasma on ACL Cell Viability and Collagen Gene Expression. J Orthop Res. 2011
  • The Use of Platelet-Rich Plasma in Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine: Optimizing the Healing Environment. Lopez-Vidriero et al. Arthroscopy. 2010
  • Intra-articular Injection of an Autologous Preparation Rich in Growth Factors for the Treatment of Knee OA: A Retrospective Cohort Study. Sánchez et al. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2008.
  • Enhanced Histologic Repair in a Central Wound in the Anterior Cruciate Ligament with a Collagen–Platelet-Rich Plasma Scaffold. Murray et al. J Orthop Res. 2007
  • Collagen-Platelet Rich Plasma Hydrogel Enhances Primary Repair of the Porcine Anterior Cruciate Ligament. Murray et al. J Orthop Res. 2007
  • Plasma Rich in Growth Factors to Treat an Articular Cartilage Avulsion: A Case Report. Sanchez et al. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2003

Chondrogenesis

  • The Effects of Platelet-Rich Plasma on Cartilage: Basic Science and Clinical Application. Fortier et al. Op Tech Sports Med. 2011.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Releasate Inhibits Inflammatory Processes in Osteoarthritic Chondrocytes. van Buul et al. Am J Sports Med. 2011.
  • Buffered Platelet-Rich Plasma Enhances Mesenchymal Stem Cell Proliferation and Chondrogenic Differentiation. Mishra et al. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2009.
  • Influence of Platelet-Rich Plasma on Chondrogenic Differentiation and Proliferation of Chondrocytes and Mesenchymal Stem Cells. Drenqk et al. Cells Tissues Organs. 2009.

Disc Degeneration

  • Effect of Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma-Releasate on Intervertebral Disc Degeneration in the Rabbit Anular Puncture Model: A Preclinical Study. Obata et al. Arthritis Res Ther. 2012.
  • Prevention of Disc Degeneration with Growth Factors. Masuda and An. Eur Spine J. 2006.
  • Growth Factors and Treatment of Intervertebral Disc Degeneration. Masuda et al. Spine. 2004.

Foot and Ankle

  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Efficacy Versus Corticosteroid Injection Treatment for Chronic Severe Plantar Fasciitis. Monto. Foot & Ankle International. 2014.
  • The Treatment of Intractable Plantar Fasciitis with Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection. Kumar et al. Foot (Edinb). 2013.
  • Successful Use of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis. O'Malley et al. HSS Journal. 2013.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis. Martinelli et al. International orthopaedics. 2013.
  • Platelets Rich Plasma for Treatment of Chronic Plantar Fasciitis. Ragab and Othman. Archives of orthopaedic and trauma surgery. 2012.
  • PRP Is More Effective than Cortisone for Chronic Severe Plantar Fasciitis. Monto. Paper #51. Presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2012 Annual Meeting.
  • Establishing Proof of Concept: Platelet-Rich Plasma and Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate May Improve Cartilage Repair Following Surgical Treatment for Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus. Smyth et al. World J Orthop. 2012.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma or Hyaluronate in the Management of Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus. Mei-Dan et al. Am J Sports Med. 2012.
  • The Use of Platelet-Rich Plasma in the Management of Foot and Ankle Conditions. Jia et al. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. 2011.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection for Proximal Plantar. Scioli. Techniques in Foot & Ankle Surgery. 2011
  • Application of Autologous Platelet-Rich Matrices During Achilles Tendon Surgery May Promote Healing and Functional Recovery. Sanchez et al. AJSM. 2007.

Hip

  • Efficacy of Ultrasound-Guided Intra-Articular Injections of Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Hyaluronic Acid for Hip Osteoarthritis. Battaglia et al. Orthopedics. 2013
  • Treatment of a Hip Capsular Injury in a Professional Soccer Player with Platelet-Rich Plasma and Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate Therapy. Campbell et al. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2013.
  • Arthroscopic Management and Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy for Avascular Necrosis of the Hip. Guadilla et al. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2012
  • Ultrasound-Guided Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Hip. Sánchez et al.  Rheumatology. 2011.

Meniscus

  • Application of Platelet-Rich Plasma to Disorders of the Knee Joint. Metcalf et al. Cartilage. 2013.
  • A Novel Hypothesis: The Application of Platelet-Rich Plasma Can Promote The Clinical Healing of White-White Meniscal Tears. Wei et al. Med Sci Monit. 2012.
  • Biological Strategies to Enhance Healing of the Avascular Area of the Meniscus. Longo et al. Stem cells international. 2012.‏
  • Delos and Rodeo. Enhancing Meniscal Repair Through Biology: Platelet-Rich Plasma as an Alternative Strategy.  Instr Course Lect. 2011.

OA and Intra-Artricular

  • Injections for Treating Knee Joint Cartilage Degenerative Pathology: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Chang et al. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014
  • Comparative Effectiveness of Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections for Treating Knee Joint Cartilage Degenerative Pathology: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Chang et al. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2014.
  • Platelet-rich plasma in the pathologic processes of cartilage: review of basic science evidence. Smyth et al. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surgery. 2013
  • Towards Cell Therapy for Osteoarthritis. Buul. Diss. Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam, 2013.‏
  • Clinical and MRI Outcomes After Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment for Knee Osteoarthritis. Halpern et al. Clin J Sport Med. 2013.
  • Treatment with Platelet-Rich Plasma is More Effective than Placebo for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized Trial. Patel et al. Am J Sports Med. 2013.
  • Intra-Articular Injections for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis: Focus on the Clinical Use of Several Regimens. Kwon and Park. Osteoarthritis-Diagnosis, Treatment and Surgery. 2012.
  • A Randomized Clinical Trial Evaluating Plasma Rich in Growth Factors (PRGF-Endoret) Versus Hyaluronic Acid in the Short-Term Treatment of Symptomatic Knee Osteoarthritis. Sánchez et al. Arthroscopy. 2012.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma vs Hyaluronic Acid to Treat Knee Degenerative Pathology: Study Design and Preliminary Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Filardo et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders. 2012.
  • Management of the Retired Athlete with Osteoarthritis of the Knee. Kirkendall and Garrett, Jr. Cartilage. 2012.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Intra-Articular Injection Versus Hyaluronic Acid Viscosupplementation as Treatments for Cartilage Pathology: From Early Degeneration to Osteoarthritis. Kon et al. Arthroscopy. 2011.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Intra-Articular Injections for Cartilage Degeneration and Osteoarthritis: Single Versus Double-Spinning Approach. Filardo et al. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2011.
  • Injection of Platelet-Rich Plasma in Patients with Primary and Secondary Knee Osteoarthritis: A Pilot Study. Sampson et al. Am. J. Phys. Med. Rehabil. 2010.

Rotator Cuff

  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Focused Shock Waves in the Treatment of Jumper’s Knee in Athletes. Vetrano et al. The American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2013
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Augmentation in Rotator Cuff Surgery: State of Art. Longo et al. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2012.
  • Platelet Rich Plasma in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: A Prospective RCT Study, 2-Year Follow-Up. Randelli et al. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011.
  • Platelet Rich Plasma in Rotator Cuff Repair. Gamradt et al. Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2007.

Tendons

  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Significantly Improves Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Chronic Tennis Elbow. Mishra et al. Am J Sports Med. 2013.
  • Outcomes After Ultrasound-Guided Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections for Chronic Tendinopathy: A Multicenter, Retrospective Review. Mautner et al. Am. J. Phys. Med. Rehabil. 2013.
  • Pain and Activity Levels Before and After Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection Treatment of Patellar Tendinopathy: A Prospective Cohort Study and the Influence of Previous Treatments. Gosens et al. International Orthopaedics. 2012.
  • Ongoing Positive Effect of Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Corticosteroid Injection in Lateral Epicondylitis: A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial With 2-year Follow-up. Gosens et al. Am J Sports Med. 2011.
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Autologous Whole Blood for the Treatment of Chronic Lateral Elbow Epicondylitis. Thanasas et al. Am J Sports Med. 2011.
  • Positive Effect of an Autologous Platelet Concentrate in Lateral Epicondylitis in a Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial. Peerbooms et al. Am J Sports Med. 2011.
  • Treatment of Chronic Elbow Tendinosis With Buffered Platelet-Rich Plasma. Mishra et al. Am J Sports Med. 2006.

 

 

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