Int J Environ Res Public Health 2020 07 1;17(13). Epub 2020 Jul 1.
Prosthodontics Department, Consulting Room of Temporomandibular Disorders, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, 4 Montelupich Str., 31-155 Krakow, Poland.
The aim of the study was to make a comparative studies on the effectiveness of platelet rich plasma (PRP) and hyaluronic acid (HA) in intra-articular injections to the temporomandibular joints-in double blind studies application-based on the analysis of selected clinical parameters of functional efficiency and the mean value of joint's pain intensity before and after management. The study enrolled a group of 100 patients, aged 21 to 43 years, of both sexes, who came for the prosthodontic treatment. All patients had II b group of disorder according to the Research Diagnostic Criteria/Temporomandibular Disorder, and were consecutively, alternately assigned to the groups, 50 patients in each. Read More