Autologous blood product injection no more effective than placebo saline for Achilles tendinopathy
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OrthoEvidence. Autologous blood product injection no more effective than placebo saline for Achilles tendinopathy. ACE Report. 2018;7(7):11. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/10323
Meta-analysis Comparing Autologous Blood-Derived Products (Including Platelet-Rich Plasma) Injection Versus Placebo in Patients With Achilles TendinopathyArthroscopy. 2018 Jun;34(6):1966-1975
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Seven randomized controlled trials were included in this meta-analysis which compared function on the Victorian Institute of Sports Assessment - Achilles questionnaire (VISA-A) between autologous blood product injection and placebo group (sham injection, no injection, or physiotherapy alone). Pooled results demonstrated no significant differences between ABP groups and placebo groups for VISA-A sc...
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