• 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:
Latest participant recruited from: Peterborough City Hospital
Date of most recent recruitment: Monday, 18th September 2017