- Augmentation techniques for isolated meniscal tearsSamuel A Taylor
Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA
Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med 6:95-101. 2013..This article discusses various augmentation techniques for meniscal repair and reviews the current literature with regard to fibrin clot, platelet rich plasma, proinflammatory cytokines, and application of growth factors...
- A review of synthetic playing surfaces, the shoe-surface interface, and lower extremity injuries in athletesSamuel A Taylor
Foot and Ankle Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
Phys Sportsmed 40:66-72. 2012..This review discusses the history of artificial surfaces, the biomechanics of the shoe-surface interface, and some common turf-related lower extremity injuries...
- Synthetic playing surfaces and athlete healthMark C Drakos
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 21:293-302. 2013..However, these surfaces remain attractive to athletes and administrators alike because of their durability, relative ease of maintenance, and multiuse potential...