Enhance Healing Using Leukocyte Platelet Rich Fibrin
Using the patient’s blood to create an L-PRF substrate in surgical sites can stimulate bone and soft tissue formation.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Define the leukocyte platelet rich fibrin (L-PRF) technique.
- Identify the various types of bone/tissue grafts.
- Explain the procedure for L-PRF placement and its clinical applications.
- Discuss the research conducted on the effectiveness of L-PRF.
This course was issued in the December 2017 issue and expires 12/31/20. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.