Lights and shadows concerning platelet products for musculoskeletal regeneration.

  title={Lights and shadows concerning platelet products for musculoskeletal regeneration.},
  author={Matilde Tschon and Milena Fini and Roberto Giardino and Giuseppe Filardo and Dante Dallari and Paola Torricelli and L{\'u}cia Helena Martini and Gianluca Giavaresi and Elizaveta Kon and Maria Cristina Maltarello and Andrea Nicolini and Angelo Carpi},
  journal={Frontiers in bioscience},
Various types of platelet (PLT) products, such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Platelet Gel (PG), derived from autologous peripheral blood, have been used for tissue repair. The good clinical outcomes, due mainly to their safety and Growth Factor (GF) content, have led to a wide use of PLT products in many fields of medicine. However, until now the existing literature adds controversies to the use of PLT concentrates. When talking about PLTs and their products, a great number of variables… CONTINUE READING
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