• Platelet-rich plasma injection effective alternative for knee OA

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    An intra-articular injection of platelet-rich plasma may be an effective alternative to hyaluronic acid in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis, particularly in patients with mild forms of the condition, according to findings published in Arthritis Research & Therapy.
    “Although the relevant literature has moderate applicability and strength of evidence, the current guidelines of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons do not recommend or oppose the use of in the treatment of knee OA,” Ren Yizhong, MD, of the Second Affiliated Hospital of Inner
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