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"SWEET RELIEF . . . Injecting tendons with a dextrose
(sugar) solution to trigger
an inflammatory reaction is
just one way in which
which practitioners are using prolotherapy to target
sprains and strainsprains and strains."

K. Dean Reeves, MD
BioMechanics Magazine
Sept. 2004

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Prolotherapy Articles


Prolotherapy: Dr. C. Everett Koop's Story

C. Everett Koop, M.D., ScD  - Former United States Surgeon General

“Not many physicians are aware of Prolotherapy, and even fewer are adept at this form of treatment. One wonders why that is so. In my opinion, it is because medical folks are skeptical and Prolotherapy, unless you have tried it and proven its worth, seems to be too easy a solution to a series of complicated problems that afflict the human body and have been notoriously difficult to treat by any other method.”    READ MORE

 

A Review of the Evidence for Regenerative Injection Therapy

Jonas Skardis, D.O.M., DAAPM, CNAAIRP

"Regenerative Injection Therapy, also known as prolotherapy, is a relatively simple, minimally invasive intervention for the rebuilding of axial and peripheral joint connective tissue."    READ MORE

 

Prolotheraphy Pinpoints Patients’ Pain

Dan Krotz - BioMechanics,  June 2001

"Philip Greenman’s knee sometimes buckled when he walked. The 73-year-old had torn his meniscus 30 years earlier while playing basketball and the cartilage had not healed properly. He also suffered weekly headaches thanks to whiplash sustained in a childhood tobogganing accident."    READ MORE

 

Study Seeks Treatments To Keep Athletes in the Game

K. Dean Reeves, MD, Brad Fullerton, MD, Gaston Topol, MD and Greg Bancroft

"Osgood-Schlatter disease (OSD) is one of them most common sports-limiting orthopedic conditions that adolescent athletes will encounter."    READ MORE

 

RANDOMIZED PROSPECTIVE DOUBLE-BLIND PLACEBO-CONTROLLED STUDY OF DEXTROSE PROLOTHERAPY FOR KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS WITH OR WITHOUT ACL LAXITY        READ STUDY



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