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Biologics in Orthopaedic Surgery


Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9781626232006
Publication Date: August 2015

Edited by
James P. Stannard
Written by
James L. Cook
Lisa Fortier

A practical guide to the next frontier in orthopaedic surgery

Biologics in Orthopaedic Surgery is a clinical reference that provides readers with a thorough review of state-of-the-art orthobiologics currently used by orthopaedic surgeons, including cutting edge developments in this field. Chapters are written by world-renowned experts and cover the relevant science, regulatory aspects, and practical application recommendations for orthobiologics.

Key Features:

  • Includes practical application boxes in every chapter that explain how to apply evidence to practice
  • Covers the latest regulatory positions of the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on the use of biologics for treating musculoskeletal disorders
  • Focuses on contemporary applications and outcomes for biologics used to treat articular cartilage, tendon, ligament, meniscus, and bone injuries/conditions

This book is an invaluable reference that helps orthopaedic surgeons properly use currently available biologics for treating orthopaedic disorders.

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