IJAO - International Journal Of Advances In Orthopaedics


ISSN (O) : 2663-1806
A CrossRef Indexed Journal DOI : 10.34300/26631792
ISSN (P) : 2663-1792
IC VALUE : 77.22 (2020)
IJAO - INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN ORTHOPAEDICS
International Journal Of Advances In Orthopaedics

Study To Evaluate The Efficacy Of Platelet-rich Plasma Injection In The Management Of Chronic Nonhealing Wounds

Dr. S. Muqthiyarahamed, Dr. Koteshwar Rao Mattigunta

  Abstract :

Objective: The aim was to evaluate the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in treating chronic nonhealing wounds.Background: Nonhealing ulcers are a significant health problem with a high costs in terms of human and material resources. The application of autologous PRP has been a significant breakthrough for treating nonhealing ulcers, as it is an easy and cost-effective method and provides the necessary growth factors that enhance wound healing. Methodology: A prospective study was conducted from September 2018 to March 2020 at Narayana general hospital attached to Narayana Medical college after ethical clearance from the ethical clearance committee. A total of 30 cases with chronic nonhealing ulcers of various causes (traumatic, diabetic, pressure, venous ulcers), at least six weeks old with wound area measurement between 2 cm2and 10 cm2, are injected with autologous platelet-rich plasma injection twice weekly.Haemoglobin level


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STUDY TO EVALUATE THE EFFICACY OF PLATELET-RICH PLASMA INJECTION IN THE MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC NONHEALING WOUNDS, Dr. S.Muqthiyarahamed, Dr.Koteshwar Rao Mattigunta, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCES IN ORTHOPAEDICS : Volume-4 | Issue-4 | November-2020

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