Impact Cartilage Injury in a Rabbit Model

  title={Impact Cartilage Injury in a Rabbit Model},
  author={Fening and Sam Akhavan and Miniaci},
INTRODUCTION: Impact injury to cartilage, a common consequence of joint trauma, is commonly thought to lead to degenerative osteoarthritis. One recent review of 31,516 knee arthroscopies found a 63% incidence of cartilage lesions, with 20% being grade IV lesions. While many treatments currently exist for end-stage cartilage lesions, the results are marginal… CONTINUE READING