Management of Hepple Stage V Osteochondral Lesion of Talus with Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Scaffold:

@inproceedings{Shi2017ManagementOH,
  title={Management of Hepple Stage V Osteochondral Lesion of Talus with Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Scaffold:},
  author={Zhongmin Shi},
  year={2017}
}
Category:AnkleIntroduction/Purpose:There is no consensus on treatment or prognosis for Hepple stage V Osteochondral lesion of talus (OLTs), especially for lesion more than 1.5 cm2. This research was to investigate surgical techniques and clinical outcomes of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) scaffold for Hepple stage V OLTs.Methods:14 patients were treated by cancellous bone graft with PRP gel scaffold between 2013 and 2015 with average age of 38.9 years old and mean set of 23.5 months. Ankle X-ray… CONTINUE READING