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Table 3 Outcome assessments experimental phase B

From: Autologous bone marrow expanded mesenchymal stem cells in patellar tendinopathy: protocol for a phase I/II, single-centre, randomized with active control PRP, double-blinded clinical trial

Study period
 EnrollmentTreatmentFollow-up
Timepoints 023 days1 weeks2 weeks3 weeks6 weeks8 weeks10 weeks3 months18 weeks6 months12 months
IC X             
Preop + serology  X            
PhysicalexamXX   XXXXXXXXXX
VAS X   XXXXXXXXXX
VISA-P X   XXXXXXXXXX
blood test           X   
BM   X           
MSV    X          
Bloodbank   X           
MRI X         X*XXX
Ultrasound X   XXXXXXXXXX
UTC  X    X X XXXX
DYN  X    X X XXXX
AE   XXXXXXXXXXXX
Medication   XXXXXXXXXXXX
  1. VAS visual analog scale; VISA-P Victorian Institute of Sport Assessment (Patellar); BM bone marrow harvest; MSV injection of MSV; MRI magnetic resonance imaging; UTC ultrasound tissue characterization; DYN dynamometry, PreOp preoperative study, AE adverse Events.
  2. X* this MRI test will establish the status of the healing process at 3 months.