Great PRP news came out of the AAOS (American Acadamy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting today. A study was done on people that suffered from severe chronic plantar fasciitis. It was found that platelet rich plasma (PRP) treatment was significantly more effective than the traditional form of cortisone.
You can read more about the results of this Plantar Fasciitis PRP vs. Cortisone study to get exact details of the findings. The AAOS annual meeting is currently being held in San Francisco and runs through February 11th.
Surely more PRP news and studies will come from this annual meeting and PRPTreatments will be here to report that news to you.