There is a tremendous amount of medical literature concerning the use of Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP) for degenerative joint disease. This article will concentrate on issues facing patients in choosing a doctor who offers Platelet Rich Plasma.
Platelet-rich plasma therapy, sometimes called PRP therapy or autologous conditioned plasma (ACP) therapy, attempts to take advantage of the blood's natural healing properties to repair damaged cartilage, tendons, ligaments, muscles, or even bone.
A common thread is inflammation caused by obesity and body fat independent of weight bearing wear and tear. In other words, researchers are showing that it is not the weight load by itself causing joint pain, but inflammation being produced by our fat cells.
Many of the subjective symptoms of pain, stiffness, and crunching sensations in those with TMJ dysfunction are greatly reduced with Prolotherapy. This article was shared on Caring Medical's Facebook page.
Answer: Costs would increase. The single payer would try to limit spending with wage and price controls and possibly a global budget.
Answer: $32 trillion over 10 years is one guess. Actually, it will devour every dollar that can be taken from taxpayers or creditors and diverted to the system.
Answer: Whomever it pleases. Some money will trickle down to those who help patients, but 40% or more may be siphoned off en route.
Answer: Younger and less experienced physicians, foreign physicians, subservient physicians, non-physicians—or possibly no one.