A Retrospective Observational Study on Hemwall - Hackett Dextrose Prolotherapy for Unresolved Foot and Toe Pain at an Outpatient Charity Clinic in Rural Illinois. (2011)
In this small patient study, all 100% had improvements of their pain and stiffness. Eighty - four percent experienced 50% or more pain relief. Dextrose Prolotherapy helped the patients make large improvements in walking and exercise ability.
The Use of Platelet Rich Plasma in the Management of Foot and Ankle Conditions (2011).
This article reviews the results of treating 634 patients with PRP for various foot and ankle conditions. PRP was used alone or in conjunction with surgical procedures. Outcome was favorable showing healing more complete and rapid.
Prolotherapy in the Treatment of Foot Problems (2002).
This letter to the editor discusses three case reports using Dextrose Prolotherapy for foot pain.