Treatment of full-thickness chondral defects in the knee with autologous chondrocyte implantation.

@article{Gillogly2006TreatmentOF,
  title={Treatment of full-thickness chondral defects in the knee with autologous chondrocyte implantation.},
  author={Scott D Gillogly and Thomas H Myers and Michael M. Reinold},
  journal={The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy},
  year={2006},
  volume={36 10},
  pages={751-64}
}
Autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) has now been performed for over a decade in the United States. ACI has been demonstrated as a reproducible treatment option for large, full-thickness, symptomatic chondral injuries of the knee. As clinical experience has expanded and indications broadened to more complex cartilage defects, it has become evident that aggressive treatment of coexisting knee pathology is essential for optimal results. This includes management of malalignment, ligamentous… CONTINUE READING

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