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What could explain that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are not more efficient than Autologous Blood injections to treat a tendinopathy?

A number of RCT studies have shown that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are not more efficient than autologous blood injections to treat a tendinopathy. Example: Krogh, T., E. M. Bartels, T. ...
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What is the optimal platelet-rich plasma (PRP) infiltration schedule to treat a tendinopathy?

I wonder what the optimal platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection schedule is to treat a tendinopathy. (1) showed that two PRP infiltrations performed in a one-week interval didn't show any improvement ...
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To what extent does the chronicity of a tendinopathy impact the outcome of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections?

I wonder to what extent the chronicity of a tendinopathy impacts the outcome of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections? (outcome = degree to which it helps treating the tendinopathy) Several ...