Biophysical stimulation offers improved outcomes for talar osteochondral lesions
Bone Marrow-derived Cells and Biophysical Stimulation for Talar Osteochondral Lesions: A Randomized Controlled StudyFoot Ankle Int. 2014 Oct;35(10):981-7.
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30 patients with grade III and IV osteochondral lesions of the talus suitable for arthroscopic bone marrow-derived cells transplantation were randomly allocated to pulsed electromagnetic fields (PEMF) or control. The aim of this trial was to compare clinical outcomes between groups using the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) score, VAS pain score, SF-36, and EuroQoL between group...
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