Trial ID or NCT#

NCT01406821

Status

RECRUITING

Purpose

Platelet rich plasma has been used in previous studies to stimulate faster healing of torn ligaments and tendons in order to help reduce pain and restore normal function. This study aims to prove that non-operative treatment of acute and chronic ligament and tendon injuries with platelet rich plasma will reduce the time needed for participants to heal these injuries and restore function.

Official Title

Randomized, Double-blind Clinical Trial of Platelet Rich Plasma for Treatment of Acute and Chronic Patellar Tendinosis

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 65 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Investigator(s)

Jason L. Dragoo, MD
Sports medicine surgeon
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center

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CONTACT

Amy S Wasterlain
(718) 644-5731