This guide focuses on the normal meniscal mechanism, body and function. Meniscal pathology and therapy are depicted in detail, followed by a presentation of long-term experience of meniscal transplantation and a look into the future of meniscal surgery.Moreover, meniscal repair reduces the tear to a narrower, more stable configuration, with 58% of complete healing. We are unable to say whetherincompletely healed menisci continue to function as a load distributor protecting the ... Zentralbl Chir 125:532a535 Johnson MJ, Lucas GL, Dusek JK, Henning CE (1999) Isolated arthroscopic meniscal repair: a long-term outcome study (more than 10 years).
|Author||:||Philippe Beaufils, René Verdonk|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2010-04-28|