Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma in the Treatment of Primary Osteoarthritis: A Review of 82 Knee Joints
International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

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Review Papers | Biology | India | Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015

Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma in the Treatment of Primary Osteoarthritis: A Review of 82 Knee Joints

Anurag Yadav, Vikas Anand, Narender Rathee, Deven Mittal

This prospective single centre study was conducted to investigate the efficacy of platelet rich plasma (PRP) on 82 knee joints (70 patients) of primary osteoarthritis of knee under treatment in department of orthopaedics. Patient received three injections of PRP and were followed up for 24 months using VAS, WOMAC score and radiologic Ahlbacks grading. Significant improvement in VAS and WOMAC score was seen on first and second follow up visit. None of the patient reported worsening and no serious complications were reported by any of the patient following the procedure.

Keywords: Osteoarthritis, platelet rich plasma PRP primary osteoarthritis, Ahlbacks grading

Edition: Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015

Pages: 119 - 124

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Anurag Yadav, Vikas Anand, Narender Rathee, Deven Mittal, "Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma in the Treatment of Primary Osteoarthritis: A Review of 82 Knee Joints", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=SUB158434, Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015, 119 - 124

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