An exercise-based physical therapy program for patients with patellar tendinopathy after platelet-rich plasma injection

a b s t r a c t   Objectives: To describe a post platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection, exercise-based physical therapy program, investigate feasibility and report the first results of patellar tendinopathy patients treated with PRP injection combined with the physical therapy program. Study Design: Case-series. Setting: A PRP injection followed by a physical therapy program seems promising for the treatment of patellar tendinopathy. However, descriptions of physical therapy programs are often limited and Participants: Five patellar tendinopathy patients (six tendons) in the degenerative phase. Main outcome measure: VISA-P score.…

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