1. What is PRP ?
Platelet is one of blood elements, Which usually moves along the blood stream as inactivated form. If it is activated by wounds or damages of tissues, it does perform its original functions of blood clotting and wound healing. PRP therapy is to maximize the main fuctions of platelets.
There are a lot of growth factors inside platelets Thus PRP is able to treat the damaged tissues fundamentally when PRP is injected into damaged ligaments, muscles or cartilages.
Growth factors within platelets activate celluar proliferation, collagen production, hyaluronic acid production, epidermal cell growth, angiogenesis and wound healing etc.
2. Applications for PRP
a. Aesthetic purpose, bald treatment, pain control b. Degenerative arthritis
c. Osteomalacia d. Cartilage injuries
e. Ligament injuries f. Frozen shoulder
g. Chronic elbow tendinosis (tennis elbow, golf elbow) h. Ligament-injuries according to various Sports (sport medicine)
i. Ligament injuries or cartilage damage of ankles k. Achilles tendinitis
l. Plantar fasciitis m. Pain control after operation
n. When fast recovery is required after operation
3. The Characteristics of BS PRP
a. State-of-the-art skills based on patients. b. No need to use needles to extract PRP.
c. Time saving with simple extraction process. d. Very easy process available to all medical staff.
e. The movement of Buffy coat which is floating inside plasma can be observed with the naked eyes.
BS PRP kit is "Easy and Accurate PRP-kit" for medical staff, concentrated on the safety, convenience and effectiveness. In addition, BS PRP kit adopted state-of-the-art technology based on biologic science.
Yes PRP Kit is not approved or cleared by the FDA for distribution in the United States.