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Hypothermia Promotes Cell-Protective and Chondroprotective Effects After Blunt Cartilage Trauma.

Authors
  • Riegger, Jana1
  • Zimmermann, Madeleine1
  • Joos, Helga1
  • Kappe, Thomas2
  • Brenner, Rolf E1
  • 1 Division for Biochemistry of Joint and Connective Tissue Diseases, Department of Orthopedics, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany. , (Germany)
  • 2 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany. , (Germany)
Type
Published Article
Journal
The American journal of sports medicine
Publication Date
Nov 01, 2017
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1177/0363546517736051
PMID: 29116863
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

The findings of this preliminary ex vivo investigation indicate that optimized cryotherapy management after cartilage trauma might prevent matrix-degenerative processes associated with the pathogenesis of posttraumatic osteoarthritis.

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