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Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate for the Treatment of Chondral Injuries and Osteoarthritis of the Knee

A Systematic Review of Outcomes

Jorge Chahla,* MD, Chase S. Dean,* MD, Gilbert Moatshe,*† MD, Cecilia Pascual-Garrido,‡ MD,
Raphael Serra Cruz,*§ MD, and Robert F. LaPrade,* MD, PhD

Investigation performed at Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado, USA

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Platelet-Rich Plasma: Pain Relief for Knee OA

In the past, anecdotes lauding the benefits of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) amassed faster than we could produce empirical data. As the desire increases to use minimally invasive, cost-effective treatments prior to surgical intervention, published data is finally gaining ground. PRP has now emerged in the literature as a way to reduce OA-associated pain and morbidity in the active aging population. READ MORE

The Charleston Sports Medicine Team strives to become your partner in your total health. Our affiliated practice, FitMed Partners, also offers scientifically proven preventive age management, bio-identical hormone therapy and medically based fitness and nutrition programs. The FitMed Elite Athlete Program provides a menu of advanced sports performance testing, not typically covered under insurance, for affordable prices.

A Systematic Review of Outcomes

Jorge Chahla,* MD, Chase S. Dean,* MD, Gilbert Moatshe,*† MD, Cecilia Pascual-Garrido,‡ MD,
Raphael Serra Cruz,*§ MD, and Robert F. LaPrade,* MD, PhD

Investigation performed at Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado, USA

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Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate for the Treatment of Chondral Injuries and Osteoarthritis of the Knee

A Systematic Review of Outcomes

Jorge Chahla,* MD, Chase S. Dean,* MD, Gilbert Moatshe,*† MD, Cecilia Pascual-Garrido,‡ MD,
Raphael Serra Cruz,*§ MD, and Robert F. LaPrade,* MD, PhD

Investigation performed at Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado, USA

VIEW FULL ARTICLE

Platelet-Rich Plasma: Pain Relief for Knee OA

In the past, anecdotes lauding the benefits of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) amassed faster than we could produce empirical data. As the desire increases to use minimally invasive, cost-effective treatments prior to surgical intervention, published data is finally gaining ground. PRP has now emerged in the literature as a way to reduce OA-associated pain and morbidity in the active aging population. READ MORE

The Charleston Sports Medicine Team strives to become your partner in your total health. Our affiliated practice, FitMed Partners, also offers scientifically proven preventive age management, bio-identical hormone therapy and medically based fitness and nutrition programs. The FitMed Elite Athlete Program provides a menu of advanced sports performance testing, not typically covered under insurance, for affordable prices.

In the past, anecdotes lauding the benefits of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) amassed faster than we could produce empirical data. As the desire increases to use minimally invasive, cost-effective treatments prior to surgical intervention, published data is finally gaining ground. PRP has now emerged in the literature as a way to reduce OA-associated pain and morbidity in the active aging population. READ MORE



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