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  • Platelet rich plasma and stem cell injections in the treatment of complete rotator cuff tears - In this article we will present the latest research for and against surgical procedures and the use of biomaterials including platelet rich plasma and stem cell injections in the treatment of complete rotator cuff tears. The introduction to this article comes from a Chinese study appearing in the scientific publication: Colloids and surfaces. B, Biointerfaces. "Tearing of the rotator cuff commonly occurs as among one of the most frequently experienced tendon disorders. While treatment typically involves surgical repair, failure rates to achieve or sustain healing range from 20 to 90%. The insufficient capacity to recover damaged tendon to heal to the bone, especially at ...

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