Peritendinous injection of platelet-rich plasma to treat tendinopathy: A retrospective review


Unlu M. C. , Kivrak A., Kayaalp M. E. , Birsel O., Akgun I.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.51, no.6, pp.482-487, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.10.003
  • Journal Name: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.482-487

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to determine factors associated with the likelihood of a better clinical outcome after the peritendinous injection of PRP for the treatment of chronic tendinopathy and identify whether PRP represents an effective treatment option for chronic tendinopathies.