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Osteoarthritis of the knee is one of the most common joint disorders in the United States with rising prevalence due to obesity and an aging population. Regarding non-surgical approaches to management, there has been growing interest in the use of intra-articular injections with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP).
Physician Assistant Studies
Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS)
Musculoskeletal Diseases | Orthopedics
Simonich, Timothy, "Platelets to the Rescue? A Literature Review of the Safety and Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee" (2019). Physician Assistant Scholarly Project Posters. 154.