Platelet-rich plasma injections in acute muscle injury.


To the Editor: Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are increasingly used in patients with sports-related injuries, but data from randomized trials to assess their efficacy are lacking. We performed a randomized trial to assess whether PRP was efficacious in hamstring strain, the most common acute muscle injury.1,2 In a double-blind, placebo-controlled… (More)
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc1402340

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