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Clinical Applications of PRP: Musculoskeletal Applications, Current Practices and Update

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Musculoskeletal tissues are often subjected to deleterious effects stemming from traumatic injuries or degenerative pathologies, which can impede the body’s natural repair response. The advent of regenerative medicine has emerged as a promising therapeutic approach in modern patient care. Among the interventions in this cutting-edge field, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and cell-based therapies, such as mesenchymal stem cells, have garnered significant attention. In this article, we endeavor to provide an overview of the current practices and recent developments in PRP therapy, with a particular emphasis on the clinical applications for musculoskeletal pathologies.

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Aljefri, A.M., Brien, C.O., Tan, T.J. et al. Clinical Applications of PRP: Musculoskeletal Applications, Current Practices and Update. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 46, 1504–1516 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00270-023-03567-y

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