Medical Applications of PRP

Orthopedics and Sport Medicine

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  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar Faciitis
  • Spinal fusion,
  • Chondropathy, 
  • Knee osteoarthritis, 
  • Tendinopathy, 
  • Acute and chronic soft-tissue injuries, 
  • Enhancement of healing after ligament reconstruction, 
  • Muscle strains
  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration (IVDD)


Aesthetics

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  • Skin regeneration
  • Hair regeneration
  • Adjunct to cosmetic surgeries to accelerate healing

Dentistry

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  • Oral surgeries
  • Dental implant
  • Chronic Oral inflammation
  • Tooth extractions, (wound healing)
  • Periodontal surgery, 
  • Implant surgery (Bone regeneration) 


Wound Healing

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  • Chronic Wounds
  • Diabetic Wounds
  • Open Wounds
  • None-Healing Wounds

References

  

1. WK. Hsu, A. Mishra, SR. Rodeo, F. Fu, M A. Terry, P. Randelli, ST. Canale, FB. Kelly. Platelet-rich Plasma in Orthopaedic Applications: Evidence-based Recommendations for Treatment. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2013;21: 739-748.


2. PM. Brossi, JJ. Moreira, TSL. Machado, RYA. Baccarin. Platelet-rich plasma in orthopedic therapy: a comparative systematic review of clinical and experimental data in equine and human musculoskeletal lesions. BMC Vet Res. 2015; 11: 98.


3.https://www.bluecrossma.com/common/en_US/medical_policies/737%20Orthopedic%20Applications%20of%20Platelet-Rich%20Plasma%20prn.pdf


4.https://www.premera.com/medicalpolicies/2.01.98.pdf

  

5. A. Albanese, ME. Licata, B. Polizzi, G. Campisi. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in dental and oral surgery: from the wound healing to bone regeneration. Immun Ageing. 2013; 10: 23.


6. P. Kaur, PV. Dahiya. Platelet-Rich Plasma: A Novel Bioengineering Concept. Trends Biomater. Artif. Organs, 25(2), 86-90 (2011).


7. A. Raheja, V. Mehta. Platelet rich plasma a breakthrough in implant dentistry: A review article. University J Dent Scie2015; 1(2):35-37.