Dextrose Prolotherapy for Knee Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Controlled Trial (2013)
This triple blinded study showed clinically meaningful sustained improvement of pain, function and stiffness scores for patients with knee osteoarthritis when treated with Dextrose Prolotherapy.
The Regeneration of Articular Cartilage with Prolotherapy. (2009)
In this medical editorial the author makes the case for using Prolotherapy as the treatment of choice for degenerated and arthritic joints.
Intraarticular Injection of Platelet-Rich Plasma Reduces Inflammation in a Pig Model in Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Knee Joint. (2011)
PRP was effective in reducing joint destruction caused by rheumatoid arthritis in an animal model.
The Ligament Injury - Osteoarthritis Connection: The Role of Prolotherapy in Ligament Repair and the Prevention of Osteoarthritis. (2011)
This article reviews the scientific literature and discusses the relationship between Prolotherapy, ligagment repair, and the prevention of arthritis.
Advances in Regenerative Medicine: High-Density Platelet Rich Plasma and Stem Cell Prolotherapy for Musculoskeletal Pain. (2011)
This article summarizes how Biocellular Prolotherapy works to stimulate repair of injured joints.
Effect of Regenerative Injection Therapy on Function and Pain in Patients with Knee Osteoarthrits: A Randomized Crossover Study. (2012)
Dextrose Prolotherapy used in knee osteoarthritis resulted in a marked reduction in symptoms.
Effect of Autologous Platelet - Rich - Plasma - Releasate on Intervertebral Disc Degeneration in the Rabbit Anular Puncture Model: A Preclinical Study. (2012)
The administration of platelet-rich plasma increased the number of cartilage cells and disc height in back arthritis in this animal model.