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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
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Rich Plasma (PRP), Osteoarthritis of the Knee, intra articular injection
Medicine and Health Sciences
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. 229.