Cartilage Repair Strategies

Editors: Williams, Riley J. (Ed.)

  • 20 chapters cover proven and emerging procedures and methodologies
  • Includes an update on rehabilitation strategies after cartilage repair
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Cartilage Repair Strategies is a comprehensive update of the present state of cartilage repair and regeneration. The information in this volume addresses what methods are effective, what methods are safe, and what methods will lead to an alteration in the short history of articular cartilage injury repair. Contributors present examinations of a variety of topics including the structure and function of articular cartilage, the evaluation of cartilage repair techniques, and the latest cartilage sensitive imaging techniques. Several chapters anticipate new and emerging cartilage repair techniques – such as second generation ACI, resorbable scaffold-based repair, and arthroscopically performed cartilage transplantation – and include descriptions of the rationale and application of these procedures. Leading experts present updates on current and emerging methodologies, making Cartilage Repair Strategies a unique and essential reference.

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"The editor has brought together an impressive group of authors to create a book that provides the current state-of-the-art in cartilage injury treatment options and outcomes...strongly recommend..." -Doody's Book Review, Weighted Numerical Score:84 - 3 Stars

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Articular Cartilage

    Kyle R. Flik MD, Nikhil Verma MD, Brian J. Cole MD, MBA, et al.

    Pages 1-12

  • MRI and Articular Cartilage

    Hollis G. Potter MD, Li F. Foo MD, Andrew D. Pearle MD

    Pages 19-35

  • Marrow Stimulation and Microfracture for the Repair of Articular Cartilage Lesions

    Daniel J. Solomon MD, Riley J. Williams III MD, Russell E. Warren MD

    Pages 69-84

  • Cartilage Repair With Chitosan-Glycerol Phosphate-Stabilized Blood Clots

    Michael D. Buschmann PhD, Caroline D. Hoemann PhD, Mark B. Hurtig DVM, Matthew S. Shive PhD

    Pages 85-104

  • Articular Cartilage Resurfacing Using Synthetic Resorbable Scaffolds

    Riley J. Williams III MD, Gabriele G. Niederauer PhD

    Pages 115-135

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eBook $199.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-59745-343-1
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $259.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-58829-629-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Cartilage Repair Strategies
Editors
  • Riley J. Williams
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Humana Press
eBook ISBN
978-1-59745-343-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-59745-343-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-58829-629-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 374
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