Both PRP and HA injections improve pain and function in early knee OA compared to saline
Multiple PRP injections are more effective than single injections and hyaluronic acid in knees with early osteoarthritis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialKnee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2017 Mar;25(3):958-965
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182 patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) were randomized to one of four groups: PRP-3 (3 injections), PRP-1 (single injection), hyaluronic acid (HA), or saline injections. All active treatment groups (PRP-3, PRP-1, HA) demonstrated significantly more favourable EQ-VAS pain scores and IKDC scores compared to saline injections.The patients treated with three injections of platelet-rich plasma (PRP...
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