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a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint

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In this minimally invasive, arthroscopically assisted procedure, navigation instruments are used to inject a specialized bone void filler to treat the bone defect and begin the healing process, without violating the joint.
Removal is effectively done arthroscopically and the results are excellent.
As far as I know, we are the only group in the area that manages hips arthroscopically," said Schumacher.
Section 3 is "Principles of primary ACL reconstruction" including chapters about graft choices in ACL reconstruction, allograft processing and efficacy, arthroscopically assisted ACL reconstruction using bone-tendon-bone autograft, ACL reconstruction autogenous hamstring tendons, double-bundle ACL reconstruction, hybrid fixation and all-inside techniques in primary ACL reconstruction, two-incision endoscopic ACL reconstruction, surgical strategies for acute combined injury, acute medial collateral ligament injuries, and preoperative pain management in ACL reconstruction.
Pinczewski had gone to a medical seminar to hear Tom Rosenberg, of Salt Lake City, Utah, who had pioneered a surgery to arthroscopically reconstruct the ACL using the patellar tendon.
Doctors usually perform this surgery arthroscopically, with an instrument inserted through a small incision in the joint.
Their topics include positioning and set-up, the 10-point exam, meniscal repair, osteochondral transplantation, pediatric osteochondral injuries, a trans-tibial endoscopic hybrid technique for the single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction using patellar tendon grafts, the arthroscopically assisted internal fixation of tibia spine avulsion fracture, and the arthroscopic treatment of arthrofibrosis of the knee.
Doctors removed a small impingement from Krejci's hip arthroscopically.
The standard reconstruction procedure arthroscopically attaches a graft--in this case, a segment of Gibson's own patella tendon--to reconnect the severed ligament.
Arthroscopically assisted arthrocentesis and debridement showed a turbid joint and the debrided tissue showed inflammatory processes within the synovial tissue and the presence of acid-fast bacilli (Figure).
I agree that an allograft reconstruction, performed arthroscopically in about 20 to 30 minutes, is indeed the best procedure to choose.
In balancing the risks of surgery, which are considered low, especially when done arthroscopically, against the risk of repeat dislocation, Dr.
Its BioDuct line of products are being developed to address the need for healing and regeneration of tissues of the knee with bioabsorbable materials that are implanted arthroscopically.
ECB chief medical officer Dr Peter Gregory said: "Following Michael's injury at Bagh-e-Jinnah, he has suffered intermittent pains which need further investigation, best done arthroscopically.