Intraarticular platelet-rich plasma injection in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: review and recommendations.

Abstract

Intraarticular platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection has emerged as a promising treatment for knee osteoarthritis. Studies to date, including multiple randomized controlled trials, have shown that PRP is a safe and effective treatment option for knee osteoarthritis. Intraarticular PRP is similar in efficacy to hyaluronic acid, and seems to be more effective… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PHM.0000000000000115

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@article{Pourcho2014IntraarticularPP, title={Intraarticular platelet-rich plasma injection in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: review and recommendations.}, author={Adam Michael Pourcho and Jay Smith and Stephen J Wisniewski and Jacob L Sellon}, journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation}, year={2014}, volume={93 11 Suppl 3}, pages={S108-21} }