Why Reggie Jackson, Van Gundy believe Pistons' PG will return to form

Detroit Free Press—April 22, 2017

Detroit Free Press reported on platelet-rich plasma injections in the NBA.

Brian C. Halpern, MD, chief of the primary care sports medicine service at HSS said recovery from injections take time.

"Our data demonstrates that about 85% of the patients get back to full participation and are doing fine. So that leaves 15 or 20% that don’t get back to the level they were at," said Dr. Halpern. He estimated that he has performed the procedure more than 2,000 times over the past 10 years.

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