Stem cells and degenerative arthritis

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This articles presents research on stem cell treatments to help problems of knee osteoarthritis. In this research doctors from leading medical universities and research centers discuss the various types of stem cells. POINT: General comments on comparisons between adipose, bone marrow, and other sources of stem cells in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. Recent research […]

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), […]