Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair

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W. Dilworth Cannon, Steven P. Arnoczky
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1999 - Medical - 63 pages
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The 16th in a series published by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, this monograph covers: the history of meniscal repair; the basic science including anatomy, blood supply and function; the different types of arthroscopic meniscal repair including inside-out, outside in, and all inside techniques; and the results of these techniques.

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Cannon--University of California

Professor Savio L-Y. Woo, PhD, DSc, is the Whiteford Professor of Bioengineering and the Director of the Musculoskeletal Research Centre (MSRC). This is a diverse multidisciplinary research and educational center in the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh where over 450 orthopaedic surgeons, bioengineering students and staff have studied and worked. He arrived at the University of Pittsburgh in 1990 after spending 20 years at the University of California in San Diego as a Professor of Surgery and Bioengineering.
Dr. Woo has been elected to the Institute of Medicine, The National Academy of Engineering and Academia Sinica. In 1998, he was the winner of the IOC Olympic Prize for Sports Medicine and the first Olympic Gold Medal in Nagano, Japan

Professor Per A.F.H. Renstrom is a professor in sports medicine at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden

Professor Steven P. Arnoczky, DVM, is the Director, of the Laboratory for Comparative Orthopaedic Research at Michigan State University and has been working in the area of musculoskeletal research for over 30 years. His basic science research in the area of musculoskeletal tissue injury and repair has resulted in numerous clinical advances in the field of orthopaedic sports medicine. His current research interests involve the role of mechanical signalling in the etiopathogenesis of tendinopathy

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