• The John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
  • University Hospital Coventry
  • Platelets
  • Llandough Hospital, Cardiff
  • Achilles Tendon Tear
  • Achilles tendon rupture seen at sonography: discontinuity over several centimetres (red line)

The PATH-2 Study is a pragmatic multi-centre, blinded, randomised placebo-controlled trial comparing Platelet Rich Plasma injection (PRP) to placebo (imitation) injection in adults with Achilles tendon rupture (ATR). Two sub-studies are embedded within the main study to contribute to the understanding of the PRP mechanism in tendon healing.

Recruitment Figures
Recruitment Progress:
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Latest participant recruited from: John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford
Date of most recent recruitment: Friday, 18th August 2017