The effectiveness and safety of platelet rich plasma intra-articular injections in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials


Background: Knee osteoarthritis is one of the most common joint diseases, resulting in pain and significant limitation of physical activity. Platelet-rich plasma is defined as an autologous concentration of human platelets in... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Alaa Mustafa (Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick.)
  2. Monica Casey (NUI Galway)
  3. Christian Mallen (Keele University)
  4. Andrew Murphy (NUI Galway)
  5. Liam Glynn (Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick.)

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S3 CR » Session 3 Clinical Research (15:10 - Friday, 17th November, CERC Auditorium )