Surgical Management of Articular Cartilage Defects of the Knee

Gomoll, A. H.; Farr, J.; Gillogly, S. D.; Kercher, J.; Minas, T.
October 2010
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;10/20/2010, Vol. 92-A Issue 14, p2470
Academic Journal
The article discusses the surgical management of articular cartilage defects of patients in the U.S. It states that surgical decision making process is the most difficult aspect of assessment and treatment of articula cartilage injury. In this regard, several processes are advice to undergo to choose appropriate procedure for individual patient including physical findings, diagnostic imaging and cartilage repair.


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