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On August 27, 2012, Dr. Michael Wieting gave us an overview of Osteopathic Continuous Certification (OCC) and answered questions from our membership on what they need to know and what they should expect. If you weren't able to listen live to the webinar, please listen here at your convenience by clicking below.

OCC 8.27.2012

Journal Club September 2012: Platelet-­‐Rich Plasma in Muscle Healing

Article title:  Platelet-­‐Rich Plasma in Muscle Healing    
Authors: 
Borrione P, Gianfrancesco AD, Pereira MT, Pigozzi F.    
Journal/Source:
  Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2010 Oct;89(10):854-­‐61. Review.   

Discussion:
 According to the World Health Organization, musculoskeletal injuries affect hundreds of millions of people worldwide and are the leading cause of sports related injuries. These injuries are the most common cause of disability and chronic pain. The purpose of this article was to review the role of growth factors during muscle healing and to discuss treatment options of muscle injury with platelet-­‐rich plasma. 

LEARN MORE by downloading the article and discussion below.

Full-text Article: AOCPMR Journal Club September Article
Review with Questions Download: AOCPMR Journal Club September Article Discussion