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Vol:220 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14425
Ace Report Cover Osteoarthritis

Combining Platelet-Rich Plasma With Open-Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis

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OrthoEvidence. Combining Platelet-Rich Plasma With Open-Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis. ACE Report. 2022;220(1):1. Available from:

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

Intra-articular Pure Platelet-Rich Plasma Combined With Open-Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy Improves Clinical Outcomes and Minimal Joint Space Width Compared With High Tibial Osteotomy Alone in Knee Osteoarthritis: A Prospective Study

Arthroscopy. 2022 Feb;38(2): 476-485.

Contributing Authors:
Q Zhang W Xu K Wu W Fu H Yang JJ Guo

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Ninety-six patients with medial compartment knee osteoarthritis were randomized to receive a opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy with a platelet-rich plasma injection (PRP) (n=48) or without any additional treatment (n=48). Outcomes of interest included pain on a Visual Analog Scale (VAS), the Western Ontario and McMaster University Osteoarthritis Index, Lysholm score, minimum medial joint space w...

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