Best Study On Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma For Chronic Tennis Elbow?
This is a PRP study of 230 patients, led by Allan K. Mishra, MD, one of the… – Allen Willette – Google+
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This is a PRP study of 230 patients, led by Allan K. Mishra, MD, one of the pioneers of this therapy:
It’s the largest and most specific study I’ve come across: One group in the study got an actual PRP injection, the other got a “sham injection,” meaning a needle inserted with nothing injected (as a placebo effect control group measure.)
“CONCLUSION: No significant differences were found at 12 weeks in this study. At 24 weeks, however, clinically meaningful improvements were found in patients treated with leukocyte-enriched PRP compared with an active control group.”
Here’s a fast and easy breakdown of the 24-week results: