- Surgical management of osteoarthritisBenedikt Proffen
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Childrens Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Enders 1016, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Wien Med Wochenschr 163:243-50. 2013..Careful preoperative planning, informing the patient accurately about the chances of success, and discussing the patient's expectations are essential aspects of the treatment...
- Mesenchymal stem cells from the retropatellar fat pad and peripheral blood stimulate ACL fibroblast migration, proliferation, and collagen gene expressionB L Proffen
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Connect Tissue Res 54:14-21. 2013..This was not seen for the PBMCs. Thus, the effects of MSCs on in situ ACL fibroblasts were found to be source dependent, and the choice of MSC source should take into account the different performance characteristic of each type of MSC...
- A comparative anatomical study of the human knee and six animal speciesBenedikt L Proffen
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Knee 19:493-9. 2012..Therefore, the purpose of this study was to compare the anatomy of the intra-articular structures of the human knee to species commonly used in large animal research studies...