The evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management: a literature review

@inproceedings{Alser2018TheEB,
  title={The evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management: a literature review},
  author={Osaid H Alser and Ioannis Goutos},
  booktitle={Scars, burns & healing},
  year={2018}
}
Introduction Autologous platelet-based concentrates represent increasingly popular adjuncts to a variety of medical, surgical and aesthetic interventions. Their beneficial potential rests on the ability to deliver a high concentration of growth factors to the target tissues. There are currently no reports in the literature appraising the evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management. Methods A detailed English literature review was conducted using PubMed Medline… CONTINUE READING
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