Blood loss, hospital stay do not decrease with PRP use during TKA

Source:  Orthopedics Today

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Date of publication: June 2015

Publication type: News item

In a nutshell: A study of 93 patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) found that patients who received a platelet-rich plasma injection did not experience less blood loss or a shorter length of hospital stay.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

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