Osteoarthritis of the knee (article)

OSTEOARTHRITIS AND DAMAGED JOINT CARTILAGE current treatments and an overview of new therapies
L.Orozco Delclós. (Traumatology and Orthopaedics) R.Soler Rich. (Rheumatology. Sports Medicine)
ITRT - Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Centro Médico Teknon
Excerpts from chapters from the book “Fisioterapia del Aparato Locomotor” [Physiotherapy of the Musculoskeletal System] by E.Vilar and S.Sureda. Ed. McGraw-Hill Interamericana. 2005.
(Text written before the development of clinical trials for the treatment of osteoarthritis using progenitor stem cells but deemed to be of interest as it shows how our knowledge has progressed in recent years).