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Matrix-Applied Characterized Autologous Cultured Chondrocytes Versus Microfracture: Two-Year Follow-up of a Prospective Randomized Trial.

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BACKGROUND: Randomized controlled trials studying the efficacy and safety of matrix-applied characterized autologous cultured chondrocytes (MACI) versus microfracture (MFX) for treating cartilage defects are limited. PURPOSE: To compare the clinical efficacy and safety of MACI versus MFX in the treatment of patients with symptomatic cartilage defects of the knee. STUDY DESIGN: Randomized controlled clinical trial; Level of evidence, 1. METHODS: Patients enrolled in the SUMMIT (Demonstrate the...

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10.1177/0363546514528093

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Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Journal:
American journal of sports medicine More from this journal
Volume:
42
Issue:
6
Pages:
1384-1394
Publication date:
2014-04-01
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EISSN:
1552-3365
ISSN:
0363-5465
Language:
English
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pubs:466134
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uuid:0a1ff826-cdbc-423a-8956-8ac13480f1d3
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466134
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2014-06-17

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