Cartilage Surface Treatment: Factors Affecting Success and Failure Mechanisms

Summary: The key to any successful procedure is the proper indication, technique, postoperative management, and learning from failures.

Conclusion: The key to success in the long term is admitting and recognizing the failures, identifying the root causes and then modifying revision treatment strategies to optimize outcomes.

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Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. Volume 28, Issue 1, March 2020. Gergo Merkely MD Jack Farr MD Daniel SarisMD, PhD ChristianLattermannMD
Cartilage Restoration, Cartilage Revision,Marrow Stimulation and Microfracture Techniques,Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation, Matrix-Associated Chondrocyte Implantation, Particulated Juvenile Allograft Cartilage