Effect of adjuvant hyperbaric oxygen on healing of cartilage lesions treated with microfracture: an experimental study in rats


BAŞCI O., Cimsit M., Zeren S., Saglican Y., AKGÜN U., KOCAOĞLU B., ...More

UNDERSEA AND HYPERBARIC MEDICINE, vol.45, no.4, pp.411-419, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.22462/07.08.2018.5
  • Journal Name: UNDERSEA AND HYPERBARIC MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.411-419
  • Keywords: hyperbaric oxygen, cartilage repair, microfracture, ENDOTHELIAL GROWTH-FACTOR, FEMORAL-HEAD, STEM-CELLS, REPAIR, HYPEROXIA, DEFECTS, THERAPY, SYNOVIUM

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of this experimental study was to investigate the effect of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy com-bined with microfracture technique in the treatment of cartilage lesions.