Platelet rich plasma injections offer no benefit in acute Achilles tendon rupture according to a large ‘robust’ evaluation carried out in UK hospitals. The University of Oxford research team said the enthusiasm for the technique, made popular by its use in high-profile athletes, had got ahead of the clinical evidence on its effectiveness. They also ...
No detectable benefit: Study casts serious doubt on PRP injections
By Emma Wilkinson
27 Nov 2019