Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma versus Hyaluronic Acid for treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Sadabad2016EfficacyOP,
  title={Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma versus Hyaluronic Acid for treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Hassan Niroomand Sadabad and Masoud Behzadifar and Farzad Arasteh and Meysam Behzadifar and Hamid Reza Dehghan},
  booktitle={Electronic physician},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION Knee osteoarthritis is a very common chronic degenerative disease that could impose significant costs to the health system. Although osteoarthritis can affect all joints, knee osteoarthritis is the most common type among adolescents. Non-surgical treatments include corticosteroids injection, hyaluronic acid, and platelet-rich plasma. The aim of this study was to investigate the efficiency of platelet-rich plasma versus hyaluronic acid for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis… CONTINUE READING

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