Augmentation Strategies following the Microfracture Technique for Repair of Focal Chondral Defects

@inproceedings{Strauss2010AugmentationSF,
  title={Augmentation Strategies following the Microfracture Technique for Repair of Focal Chondral Defects},
  author={Eric Jason Strauss and Joseph U. Barker and Kai Mithoefer},
  booktitle={Cartilage},
  year={2010}
}
The operative management of focal chondral lesions continues to be problematic for the treating orthopedic surgeon secondary to the limited regenerative capacity of articular cartilage. Although many treatment options are currently available, none fulfills the criteria for an ideal repair solution, including a hyaline repair tissue that completely fills the… CONTINUE READING