2014

Developing Insights in Cartilage Repair

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ISBN: 978-1-4471-5384-9 (Print) 978-1-4471-5385-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-18

      General Introduction

  3. Fundamental Research, Biomaterials and Bioreactor Involved in Cartilage Repair

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-41

      Gene Therapy in Articular Cartilage Repair

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      Pages 43-63

      Targeting Inflammatory Processes for Optimization of Cartilage Homeostasis and Repair Techniques

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-77

      Osteoarthritis: Molecular Mechanisms and Treatments

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      Pages 79-97

      Bioreactor Tissue Engineering for Cartilage Repair

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-108

      Biomaterials for Osteochondral Reconstruction

  4. Imaging of Cartilage

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-109

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      Pages 111-128

      Advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Cartilage Repair

  5. Cartilage Repair Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-129

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      Pages 131-147

      Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation: The Rationale and Basic Science

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      Pages 149-160

      Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation: Surgical Technique and Results

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      Pages 161-185

      The Genesis of Autologous Chondrocyte Transplantation/Implantation: From a Hypothesis via an Animal Model to a Clinical Reality

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      Pages 187-209

      Characterized Chondrocyte Implantation Challenges Current Paradigms for the Treatment of Symptomatic Joint Surface Lesions

  6. Other Aspects of Cartilage Repair

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 211-211

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 213-225

      Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation After Previous Treatment with Marrow Stimulation Techniques

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-239

      Arthroscopic Approaches for Cartilage Repair in the Knee Joint

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-252

      Articular Cartilage Repair of the Knee in Athletes

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      Pages 253-265

      Meniscus Substitution: Scaffolds, Allografts and Prosthetic Implants

  7. Clinical Studies/Overview Ankle

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 267-267

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 269-293

      Cartilage Repair, Replacement, and Regenerative Strategies for Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus

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      Pages 295-305

      How to Treat Cartilage Injuries in the Ankle Joint by BMDC’s Transplantation

  8. Emerging Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 307-307

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 309-322

      Pure Cartilage-Based Repair Modalities of Focal Cartilage Lesions

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 323-329