Jan 20

TOBI Conference Papers Literature Review

The Influence of Naproxen on Biological Factors in Leukocyte-Rich PRP: A Prospective Study Chahla et al 2019 (NSAIDS) Leukocyte-Rich Platelet-Rich Plasma (LR-PRP) consists of blood plasma with higher concentrations of platelets and leukocytes than typically available in a normal blood draw, and is commonly used to treat musculoskeletal injuries through regenerative processes in the body.  Oftentimes, concentrations of platelets and leukocytes are highly variable in a given therapeutic sample, as well as the methods of preparing that biological product and...

Jan 5

TOBI Conference Papers Literature Review

Ortho-Biologics for Ligament Repair and Reconstruction Chahla et al. 2019 Over the past decade, the advancement in the use of orthobiologic therapies have evolved from stimulating the recovery process and restoring native or near-native tissue to incorporating symptom management. The most popular applications of biological modalities commonly treat acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries; and in some respects, they have served as adjuvants for conservative and surgical approaches to care. However, inconsistencies and limitations remain a challenge to documenting efficacious results...

Dec 5

Dr. Victor Ibrahim Memorial Scholarships to TOBI X 2019

The Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI) honors Dr. Victor Ibrahim's legacy with the Dr. Victor Ibrahim Memorial Orthobiologic Scholarship to provide registrations to TOBI X 2019 to Residents, Fellows, Military, or Physicians in underserved regions. Each scholarship provides registration to The Orthobiologic Institute (TOBI) 10th Annual PRP & Regenerative Medicine Symposium, Workshops and Cadaver Labs, June 6-8, 2019 at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Please join us by sharing this opportunity with students, military, and physicians who will benefit from this education,...