Platelet-rich plasma injection versus control for acute muscle injuries
Is Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Effective in the Treatment of Acute Muscle Injuries? A Systematic Review and Meta-AnalysisSports Med. 2018 Apr;48(4):971-989
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Six randomized controlled trials were included in this meta-analysis evaluating the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma injections for the treatment of acute muscle injuries. Among all studies, time to return to sport was significantly shorter following PRP injection versus control treatment. In contrast, in subgroup analyses, time to return to sport did not significantly differ between PRP injection...
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