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The evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management: a literature review

Abstract:
Introduction: Autologous platelet-based concentrates represent increasingly popular adjuncts to a variety of medical, surgical and aesthetic interventions. Their beneficial potential rests on the ability to deliver a high concentration of growth factors to the target tissues. There are currently no reports in the literature appraising the evidence behind the use of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in scar management.

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Published
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Peer reviewed
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10.1177/2059513118808773

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Oxford college:
Green Templeton
ORCID:
0000-0001-6743-803X
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Scars, Burns and Healing Journal website
Volume:
4
Pages:
1–15
Publication date:
2018-11-18
Acceptance date:
2018-09-29
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EISSN:
2059-5131
Pubs id:
pubs:950507
URN:
uri:8280ed23-263b-49bd-977b-5df5b3380317
UUID:
uuid:8280ed23-263b-49bd-977b-5df5b3380317
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pubs:950507

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