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Vol:288 Issue:1 Number:3 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14929
Ace Report Cover General Orthopaedics

Platelet-Rich Plasma vs. Steroid Injections for Sacroiliac Joint Pain

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OrthoEvidence. Platelet-Rich Plasma vs. Steroid Injections for Sacroiliac Joint Pain. ACE Report. 2022;288(1):3. Available from:

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

Intra-Articular Platelet Rich Plasma vs Corticosteroid Injections for Sacroiliac Joint Pain: A Double-Blinded, Randomized Clinical Trial

Pain Med. 2022 Jul 1;23(7): 1266-1271.

Contributing Authors:
AS Chen J Solberg C Smith M Chi R Lowder G Christolias JR Singh

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Twenty-six patients with sacroiliac joint pain were randomized to either the corticosteroid injection group (n=11) or the intra-articular platelet-rich plasma injection (PRP; n=15) group. The two primary outcomes of this trial were pain on the numeric pain rating scale (NPRS) and functional disability using the Oswestry Low Back Pain Disability Questionnaire (ODI), measured at 1, 3, and 6 months. ...

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