Tag Archive | ABI

Are Platelet Rich Plasma Injections An Effective Treatment For Lateral Epicondylitis? [Podcast]

Are Platelet Rich Plasma Injections An Effective Treatment For Lateral Epicondylitis? [Podcast]

In this podcast I discuss the pros and cons of Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy in the treatment of Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer’s Elbow) and Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow.) Including the following issues: Whether there’s any evidence PRP is an effective treatment, (based on medical studies) Whether it’s worth the price – and the pain afterward (also sometimes […]

Platelet-Rich Plasma For Treating Lateral Epicondylitis: Does It Work? [Video]

Platelet-Rich Plasma For Treating Lateral Epicondylitis: Does It Work? [Video]

Could Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy be a new Tennis Elbow treatment breakthrough? – Or is it actually an expensive, unproven fad, driven by rock star-athlete publicity and questionable medical studies?

One Of The 1st Major Stories On Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy – NY Times ’09

One Of The 1st Major Stories On Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy – NY Times ’09

A therapy in which an athlete’s own blood is injected into a wounded area could improve treatment. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.nytimes.com Dr. Mishra’s Double-Blind PRP Study On Chronic Tennis Elbow In this photo we see Dr. Allan K. Mishra, Orthopedist at Stanford University’s Menlo Clinic in Menlo Park, California, displaying a tube containing centrifuged, […]