Effect of Platelet-Rich Plasma and Fibrin Glue on Healing of Critical-Size Calvarial Bone Defects


FINDIKÇIOĞLU K. , Finclikcioglu F., Yavuzer R., ELMAS Ç. , Atabay K.

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.20, no.1, pp.34-40, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0b013e318190ddb9
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.34-40

Abstract

Despite the insufficient number of experimental studies, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) including high amounts of growth factors is introduced to clinical use rapidly. The aim of this study was to compare the effects of PRP and platelet-poor plasma (PPP) on healing of critical-size bone defects.