Future Trends in the Treatment of Meniscus Lesions: From Repair to Regeneration

  • H. Pereira
  • J. Silva-Correia
  • J. M. Oliveira
  • R. L. Reis
  • J. Espregueira-Mendes
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Abstract

“Nothing has changed so much in knee treatment and surgery as meniscal treatment algorithms”—This statement from Verdonk [1] condenses the overturn occurred in recent years concerning the approach of meniscus lesions.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Pereira
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Silva-Correia
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. M. Oliveira
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. L. Reis
    • 1
    • 2
  • J. Espregueira-Mendes
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.3B’s Research Group-Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, Department of Polymer EngineeringUniversity of MinhoGuimarãesPortugal
  2. 2.Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative MedicineGuimarãesPortugal

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