Prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis | Recent research

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This article highlights: Prolotherapy research shows significant improvement in selected patients with knee osteoarthritis. Treating the whole knee as opposed to selective parts of the knee is more effective. Research on the benefits of Prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis In the latest research from June 2017, doctors publishing in the British Medical Bulletin reviewed  and evaluated Prolotherapy […]

Hyaluronic acid vs platelet-rich plasma in the treatment of hip osteoarthritis

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In research surrounding Platelet Rich Plasma therapy, doctors in Italy evaluated the effectiveness of intra-articular platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections in patients with hip osteoarthritis. This was a comparison study of PRP and Hyaluronic Acid . A total of 111 patients were randomly assigned to 3 different study groups and each received 3 weekly injections of either PRP  (44 patients), […]

Knee Osteoarthritis | Research on cortisone, hyaluronic acid, stem cell therapy, PRP, and Prolotherapy

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New research suggests Hyaluronic Acid Injections may cause accelerated knee degeneration. Research makes direct comparisons of Hyaluronic Acid Injections to alternatives which include stem cell therapy, PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy, and Prolotherapy.     In an effort to delay major surgery, patients with knee instability and osteoarthritis are offered a variety of nonsurgical options such as weight loss, […]