Knee
1. Effectiveness of Platelet-Rich Plasma Based on Gene Expression in Knee Osteoarthritis

Mohammad Mousaei Ghasroldasht; Amir Moayednia; Mostafa Shahrezaee

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 435-440

Abstract
  Background: Intra-articular injection of Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is an effective method for the treatment of patientswith knee osteoarthritis (OA). This study aimed to assess the effects of PRP injection on OA, based on gene expressionanalysis.Methods: A sample of 30 subjects with knee OA was asked ...  Read More

Shoulder
2. Clinical Results of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Partial Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears: A Case Series

Zohreh Zafarani; Fateme Mirzaee; Mohamadreza Guity; Hamid Reza Aslani

Volume 5, Issue 5 , September 2017, , Pages 328-331

Abstract
  Partial thickness rotator cuff tears (PTRCTs) are a common pathology among shoulder disorders in people over 50 years.Treatment of PTRCTs remains controversial. Most studies on the treatment of PTRCTs have explained surgical techniquesor outcomes; few studies have centralized on the conservative and ...  Read More

3. Temporal and Spatial Expression of TGF-b1 in the Early Phase of Patellar Tendon Healing after Application of Platelet Rich Plasma

Dimitrios N Lyras; Konstantinos Kazakos; Konstantinos Tilkeridis; Anna Kokka; Athanasios Ververidis; Sotirios Botaitis; George Agrogiannis

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 156-160

Abstract
     Background:The aim of this study is to find out the spatial and temporal expression of TGF-b1 during the tendon healing, after application of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP). Methods: A patellar tendon defect model in rabbits was used for this purpose. 48 skeletally mature New Zealand White rabbits, ...  Read More

4. Platelet-Rich Plasma for Frozen Shoulder: A Case Report

Hamidreza Aslani; Seyed Taghi Nourbakhsh; Zohreh Zafarani; Monireh Ahmadi-Bani; Mohammad Ebrahim Shahsavand Ananloo; Maani Beigy; Shahin Salehi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 90-93

Abstract
    Frozen shoulder is a glenohumeral joint disorder that perturbs movement because of adhesion and the existence of fibrosis in the shoulder capsule. Platelet-rich plasma can produce collagen and growth factors, which increases stem cells and consequently enhances the healing. To date, there is no ...  Read More