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Vol:40 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
Meta-Analysis
ACE Report #13612
Ace Report Cover Foot & Ankle

Superior Clinical Outcomes With Intralesional PRP Injections vs Corticosteroids in Plantar Fasciitis


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OrthoEvidence. Superior Clinical Outcomes With Intralesional PRP Injections vs Corticosteroids in Plantar Fasciitis. ACE Report. 2021;40(1):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13612

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Corticosteroids for the Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Am J Sports Med. 2021 Apr;49(5): 1381-1393.

Contributing Authors: E Hohmann K Tetsworth V Glatt

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Synopsis

Fifteen randomized controlled trials containing a total of 811 patients with plantar fasciitis were included in this meta-analysis comparing intralesional injections of corticosteroids to platelet-rich plasma (PRP). Outcomes of interest included pain on a visual analogue scale (VAS) and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) score. Outcomes were assessed at 1, 3, 6, and 12 months ...

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