Platelet Rich Plasma in Musculoskeletal Practice

  • Nicola Maffulli

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Amy S. Wasterlain, Hillary J. Braun, Jason L. Dragoo
    Pages 1-29
  3. José Fábio Santos Duarte Lana, Eduardo Fonseca Vicente, Adam Weglein, William Dias Belangero, Fabrício Dias Assis, André Marques Mansano
    Pages 31-61
  4. Steven Sampson, Ken Mautner, Alessio Giai Via, Angie Botto-van Bemden
    Pages 63-91
  5. Sebastiano Vasta, Rocco Papalia, Vincenzo Denaro, Nicola Maffulli
    Pages 93-105
  6. Elizaveta Kon, Giuseppe Filardo, Berardo Di Matteo, Giulia Venieri, Maurilio Marcacci
    Pages 107-122
  7. Mary Alexis Iaccarino, Joanne Borg-Stein
    Pages 123-146
  8. Catie Cunningham, Amit Sood, Sheldon Lin
    Pages 147-173
  9. Amy S. Wasterlain, Hillary J. Braun, Jason L. Dragoo
    Pages 199-222
  10. Isabel Andia, Eva Rubio-Azpeitia, Nicola Maffulli
    Pages 223-240
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 241-250

About this book


This book provides an introductory overview of advancements in platelet-rich plasma (PRP), focusing on current technologies and methods, new challenges and controversies, and avenues for further research. With many studies demonstrating a role for PRP in improving response to injury, this book aims to facilitate the application of this rapidly growing treatment option for trauma patients. 

Platelet Rich Plasma in Musculoskeletal Practice is a highly informative and carefully presented book, providing  scientific and clinical insight for specialists who utilize PRP in daily practice, and for readers who are seeking to learn more about this effective injury treatment.  


PRP Pain Medicine Musculoskeletal System Cartilage Lesions Knee Osteoarthritis Foot and Ankle Surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Nicola Maffulli
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Musculoskeletal Disorders Faculty of Medicine, Surgery and DentistryUniversity of SalernoSalernoItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-7270-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-7271-0
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