Meniscal Injuries: Management and Surgical Techniques 2014th Edition

Ebook Details

Year 2013
Pages 129
Publisher Springer
Language en
ISBN 9781461484851
File Size 4.16 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 18
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Ebook Description

Thoroughly discussing the varied elements of meniscal damage and repair, Meniscal Injuries: Management andĀ Surgical Techniques includes the insights and expertise of over 20 leading surgeons and researchers on topics ranging from meniscal anatomy, physical examination, innovative resection and repair techniques, gene therapy, and tissue regeneration. This treatise offers wisdom aimed at assessing true surgical candidates, exploring the intricacies of meniscal composition and function, an overview of meniscal scaffolds and replacements, and patient examination pearls. Also discussed in depth is cutting edge research concerning meniscal repair enhancement, nanofiber technology as a means of meniscal replacement, and biologic agents directed toward chondral protection. All the science presented will direct the sports medicine practitioner to state-of-the-art treatment aimed at knee preservation.