The effect of debridement performed before capsular plication on biomechanical properties of the knee joint capsule: an experimental study in rabbits


Oezbaydar M. U. , Esenyel C. Z. , Kilicoglu O., Atalar A. C. , Bozdag E., Suenbueloglu E., ...More

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.42, no.3, pp.201-207, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.201-207

Abstract

Objectives: The purpose of this study was to evaluate early postoperative biomechanical changes in plicated joint capsules and to determine the effect of debridement to create a bleeding inner capsular surface on the healing process.