Year 2020 (54)

Edition nr. 5

Tissue repair by means of autologous platelet-rich plasma?

Autologous platelet-rich plasma (PRP) or autologous conditioned plasma (ACP) is used particularly as a medical treatment in sports and cosmetic medicine. The exact extent of its use is unknown. The presumed tissue regeneration effects of platelet ...

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New legislation on medical devices

The new European legislation on medical devices was to have come into force on 26 May 2020. This legislation is laid down in the so-called ‘Medical Device Regulation’ (MDR), which was agreed by the European Union (EU) on 26 May 2017. Due to the c ...

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