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ACE Report #4902
Ace Report Cover General Orthopaedics

Bone healing non-significantly longer with PRP bone substitute graft

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Comparison between platelet-rich plasma and autologous iliac grafts for tibial osteotomy

Cartilage October 2010 vol. 1 no. 4 320-327

Contributing Authors: CO D'Elia MU de Rezene AC Bitar N Tatsui JR Pecora AJ Hernandez GL Camanho

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25 patients with varus deformity undergoing medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy of the knee were randomized to determine the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) combined with a biological graft of bone marrow aspirate compared to an autologous iliac graft. Participants were allocated to receive either the biological graft, or the gold-standard autologous iliac bone graft, and were follow...

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