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Table 1 Demographics

From: Sclerotherapy and prolotherapy for chronic patellar tendinopathies - a promising therapy with limited available evidence, a systematic review

Author Year Study type Patients No of tendons Mean age Mean duration of symptoms Mean follow-up
    m f   years months months
Sclerotherapy
 Alfredson 2004 prospective 12 3 15 29 23 6
 Gisslén 2006 case report 1 0 1 25 9 4
 Hoksrud 2006 RCT 28 5 43 24.9 37.1 27
 Willberg 2011 RCT 43 2 52 26 22 46
 Hoksrud 2012 prospective 101 120 27 17 15
Prolotherapy
 Ryan 2011 prospective 39 6 47 38.3 21.8 11
 Topol 2011 RCT 51 3 65 13.3 not reported 12
  1. m male, f female, RCT Randomized controlled trial
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