Research Articles

  • Yetsa A. Tuakli-Wosornu, MD, MPH, Alon Terry, MD, Kwadwo Boachie-Adjei, BS, CPH, Julian R. Harrison, BS, Caitlin K. Gribbin, BA, Elizabeth E. LaSalle, BS, Joseph T. Nguyen, MPH, Jennifer L. Solomon, MD, Gregory E. Lutz, MD Lumbar Intradiskal Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections: A Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Study.  ​FLA 5.4.0 DTD  PMRJ1567_proof  18 September 2015
  • Anz A, Hackel J, Nilssen E, Andrews J.  Application of Biologics in the Treatment of the Rotator Cuff, Meiscus, Cartilage, and Osteoarthritis.  J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2014;22:68-69
  • ​ Mautner K, Malanga G, Smith J, Shiple B, Ibrahim V, Sampson S, Bowen J.  A Call for a Standard Classification System for Future Biologic Research: The Rationale forNew PRP Nomenclature.  PM R 7 (2015) 553-559
  • Pettine K, Murphy M, Suzuki R, Sand T.  Percutaneous Injection of Autologous Bone Marrow Concentrate Cells Significantly Reduces Lumbar Discogenic Pain Through 12 Months.  Stem Cells 2015; 33:146-156
  • Foster, TE, Puskas, BL, Mandelbaum, BR, Gerhardt MB, Rodeo SA. Platelet-rich plasma: from basic science to clinical applications.Am. J. Sports Med. 37, 2259–2272 (2009).
  • Gosens T, Peerbooms JC, van Laar W, den Oudsten BL. Ongoing positive effect of platelet-rich plasma versus corticosteroidinjection in lateral epicondylitis: a double-blind randomized controlled trial with 2-year follow-up.Am. J. Sports Med. 39(6),1200–1208 (2011).
  • Mishra A, Woodall J Jr, Vieira A. Treatment of tendon and muscle using platelet-rich plasma.Clin. Sports Med. 28(1), 113–125 (2009).
  • de Vos RJ, Weir A, van Schie HTM et al. Platelet-rich plasma injection for chronic achilles tendinopathy: a randomized controlled trial.JAMA 303(2), 144–149 (2010).
  • Nguyen RT, Borg-Stein J, McInnis K. Applications of platelet-rich plasma in musculoskeletal and sports medicine: an evidence-based approach. PM R. 3(3), 226–250 (2011)
  • Giusti I, Rughetti A, D’Ascenzo S et al. Identification of an optimal concentration of platelet gel for promoting angiogenesis in human endothelial cells.Transfusion 49(4), 771–778 (2009).
  • Lisa A. Fortier, Hollis G. Potter, Ellen J. Rickey, Lauren V. Schnabel, Li Foong Foo, Leroy R. Chong, Tracy Stokol, Jon Cheetham and Alan J. Nixon Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate Improves Full-Thickness Cartilage Repair Compared with Microfracture in the Equine Model J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010;92:1927-1937. doi:10.2106/JBJS.I.01284
  • Kenneth Mautner, Gerard Malanga & Ricardo Colberg Optimization of ingredients, procedures and rehabilitation for platelet-rich plasma injections for chronic tendinopathy 10.2217/PMT.11.56 © 2011 Future Medicine Ltd Pain Manage. (2011) 1(6), 523–532 ISSN 1758-1869
  • Donna D. Alderman, DO, Robert W. Alexander, MD, DMD, FICS, Gerald R. Harris, DO, Patrick C. Astourian, MS, PA-C Stem Cell Prolotherapy in Regenerative Medicine Background, Theory and Protocols JOURNAL of PROLOTHERAPY | VOLUME 3, ISSUE 3 | AUGUST 2011
  • Kevin S. Sadati, DO; Anthony C. Corrado, DO; Robert W. Alexander, MD, DMD Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Utilized To Promote Greater Graft Volume Retention in Autologous Fat GraftingThe American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery Vol. 23, No. 4, 2006
  • Julien Ben Freitag,1 Adele Barnard CASE REPORT To evaluate the effect of combining photo-activation therapy with platelet-rich plasma injections for the novel treatment of osteoarthritis BMJ Case Rep 2013. doi:10.1136/bcr-2012-007463
  • Feng Lin, Steven F Josephs, Doru T Alexandrescu, Famela Ramos, Vladimir Bogin, Vincent Gammill, Constantin A Dasanu, Rosalia De Necochea-Campion, Amit N Patel, Ewa Carrier, David R Koos Lasers, stem cells, and COPD Journal of Translational Medicine 2010, 8:16
  • Hernigou, et al, “Percutaneous Autologous Bone-Marrow Grafting for Nonunions: Influence of the Number and Concentration of Progenitor Cells”, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 87:1430-1437, 2005
  • Yaokai Gan a, b, Kerong Dai, Pu Zhang, Tingting Tang, Zhenan Zhu, Jianxi Lu a The clinical use of enriched bone marrow stem cells combined with porous beta-tricalcium phosphate in posterior spinal fusion Biomaterials 29 (2008) 3973–3982
  • Witko-Sarsat, V; Rieu P, Descamps-Latscha B, Lesavre P, Halbwachs-Mecarelli L (2000). "Neutrophils: molecules, functions and pathophysiological aspects".Lab Invest 80 (5): 617–53. doi:10.1038/labinvest.3780067. PMID 10830774.
  • Klebano , SJ; Clark, RA (1978). The Neutrophil: Function and Clinical Disorders.Elsevier/North-Holland Amsterdam. ISBN 0444800204.
  • Nathan, C (Mar 2006). "Neutrophils and immunity: challenges and opportunities". Nature Reviews Immunology 6 (March): 173–82. doi:10.1038/nri1785. ISSN 1474-1733.PMID 16498448
  • Ear T, McDonald PP (2008). "Cytokine generation, promoter activation, and oxidant-independent NF-kappaB activation in a transfectable human neutrophilic cellular model".BMC Immunol. 9: 14. doi:10.1186/1471-2172-9-14. PMC 2322942. PMID 18405381