Lights and shadows concerning platelet products for musculoskeletal regeneration.

@article{Tschon2011LightsAS,
  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},
  year={2011},
  volume={3},
  pages={96-107}
}
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
39 Citations
141 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 39 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 141 references

Clinical biochemical and haematological reference values in normal experimental animals

  • B. M. Mitruka, H. M. Rawnsley
  • Masson Publishing USA. 71-111
  • 1977
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Burnouf : Quantitative assessment of the kinetics of growth factors release from platelet gel

  • M. C. Mercer, E. H. Thames, H. J.
  • Transfusion
  • 2008

Effect of different bone substitutes on the concentration of growth factors in platelet rich plasma

  • C. Hee Soon, S. Y. Park, S. Kim, Sang Keun Bae, Duk Seop Shin, M. W. Ahn
  • J Biomater Appl 22(6), 545-557
  • 2008
1 Excerpt

Effect of platelet rich plasma on the early bone formation around Ca-P-coated and non coated oral implants in cortical bone

  • D. Nikolidakis, J. van den Dolder, J.G.C. Wolke, J. A. Jansen
  • Clin Oral Implants Res 19, 207-213
  • 2008
3 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…