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Military Polyclinic of Rome at the 4th International Congress of the European Society of Tissue Regeneration in Orthopedics and Traumatology

 Military health is the protagonist in the international scientific world

​Rome, July 20, 2018. The 4th International Congress of the European Society of Tissue Regeneration in Orthopedics and Traumatology (ESTROT) took place from 16 to 19 July at Heidelberg (Germany), which has been carried out through the participation of the most important international, qualified experts of reconstructive medicine and surgery.


Brigadier General Dr. Marco Liccardo (specialist in orthopedics and traumatology), member of the Congressional Faculty, from the "Celio" Military Polyclinic of Rome, attended the congress and presented a report entitled "Regenerative medicine e surgery: PRP management", at which he illustrated the research about stem cell platelet gel, carried out at the military hospital.


Col. Dr. Vincenzo Piccinni (specialist in orthopedics and traumatology) also participated, and presented a scientific poster entitled "PRP in knee osteoarthritis: preliminary results looking for standardization in orthopedic practice", illustrating data on knee arthrosis treatment with platelet gel and promising developments of reconstructive medicine in this contest. Lieutenant Colonel Dr. Vincenzo Pipitone (specialist in Radiology) was also involved, and presented a poster, illustrating preliminary results relating to a new eco guided technique of infiltration with PRP in the hip, for the treatment of cox-arthrosis, which ensures a significant precision in reaching the pathology site with ultrasound.


The presence of three Medical Officers of Celio, among the small numbers of relators at an important international scientific event, confirms once again that the "Celio" Military Polyclinic of Rome and the Military Health Care of the Italian Army are a real Excellency in the landscape of international experimental and scientific medicine

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