Orthopedic Surgery & meniscus repair

J Knee Surg. 2005 Jan;18(1) : 25-30. Tissue engineering for meniscus repair. Adams SB Jr, Randolph MA, Gill TJ. Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA. Abstract Meniscus injury is common in today’s active society. Despite the frequent presentation of meniscus injury, the decision to repair or resect a torn meniscus…

Meniscus repair and replacement

Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb. 2004 Sep-Oct;142(5):540-5. [Meniscus replacement: current aspects in the field of tissue engineering] *Article in German Müller-Rath R, Mumme T, Miltner O, Andereya S, Schneider U. Orthopädische Klinik, Universitätsklinikum Aachen, Aachen. rmueller-rath@ukaachen.de Abstract Tissue engineering offers new opportunities for meniscus repair and replacement. In this field different approaches are being studied to…

Enhance Ligament Healing

2002 Jul 1;58(1):39-44. Fate of donor bone marrow cells in medial collateral ligament after simulated autologous transplantation. Watanabe N, Woo SL, Papageorgiou C, Celechovsky C, Takai S. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi-Hirokoji, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, 602-0841, Japan. Abstract A potential strategy to enhance ligament healing by transplantation of mesenchymal stem cells…