• Users Online: 236
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 20-23

Platelet-rich plasma: A recent review

Department of Pain Medicine, Daradia Pain Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Laxmi Pathak
Department of Pain Medicine, Daradia Pain Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10046-0158

Rights and Permissions

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP), prepared from autologous blood, is commonly used in various pathologies like hip and knee osteoarthritis, rotator cuff pathology, epicondylitis, tendinitis, fracture healing and back pain, for tissue regeneration, wound healing, scar revision, skin rejuvenating effects, and also in treatment of alopecia. It is one of the important products, which is nowadays being used by pain physicians aggressively. But, the preparation protocols vary and there are many factors that influence the composition of PRP. The aim of this review is to find the details of PRP and the standard preparation protocol, if any.

Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)

 Article Access Statistics
    PDF Downloaded95    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal