2 year Actifit results from Istituto Rizzoli , Bologna .published online

Biodegradable polyurethane meniscal scaffold for isolated partial lesions or as combined procedure for knees with multiple comorbidities: clinical results at 2 years.

Elizaveta Kon • Giuseppe Filardo • Stefano Zaffagnini • Alessandro Di Martino •Berardo Di Matteo • Giulio Maria Marcheggiani Muccioli •Maurizio Busacca • Maurilio Marcacci Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy Nov 2012 http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/s00167-012-2328-4

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Biodegradable polyurethane meniscal scaffold for isolated partial lesions or as combined procedure for knees with multiple comorbidities: clinical results at 2 years.

Elizaveta Kon • Giuseppe Filardo • Stefano Zaffagnini • Alessandro Di Martino •Berardo Di Matteo • Giulio Maria Marcheggiani Muccioli • Maurizio Busacca • Maurilio Marcacci

Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy Nov 2012

http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/s00167-012-2328-4

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NICE give positive guidance on Actifit®’s safety and efficacy.

NICE give positive guidance on Actifit®'s safety and efficacy.

Partial replacement of the meniscus of the knee using a biodegradable scaffold: Full NICE guidance http://guidance.nice.org.uk/IPG430

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Orteq® Sports Medicine Expands European Distribution in Agreement with 2MED GmbH in Germany

Orteq® Sports Medicine Expands European Distribution in Agreement with 2MED GmbH in Germany.

Orteq 2 Med press release Gemany July 2012 English

Orteq 2 Med July 2012 German version

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Successful Treatment of Painful Irreparable Partial Meniscal Defects With a Polyurethane Scaffold. Two-Year Safety and Clinical Outcomes

Peter Verdonk,*y MD, PhD, Philippe Beaufils,z MD, Johan Bellemans,§ MD, PhD, Patrick Djian,|| MD, Eva-Lisa Heinrichs,{ MD, PhD, Wouter Huysse,# MD, Heinz Laprell,** MD, Rainer Siebold,yy MD, PhD, Rene´ Verdonk,y MD, PhD, and the Actifit Study Group The American Journal of Sports Medicine. April 2012

http://ajs.sagepub.com/content/40/4/844.short

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American Journal of Sports Medicine, April 2012

Succesful Treatment of Painful Irreparable Partial Meniscal Defects with a Polyurethane Scaffold. Two Year Safety and Clinical Outcomes. Click here to see the AJSM publication of Actifit two year results.

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Meniscal scaffolds; Early experience & review of the literature

http://www.thekneejournal.com/article/S0968-0160(12)00028-2/abstract

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Knee Journal article

Just published in Knee Journal, Meniscal scaffold, early experience and review of the literature, Spencer, Spalding, Click here to see the Knee Journal article.

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May 3rd ESSKA ‘Save the Meniscus 2’

Speakers: Beaufils, Verdonk R, Zaffanini, Spalding, Verdonk P.

12.30 – 12.40 Importance of the meniscus and the consequences of meniscectomy:
Prof Rene Verdonk, UZ Gent, Belgium
12.40 – 12.50 Meniscal repair, Clinical options and How I do it:
Prof Philippe Beaufils Centre Hospitalier de Versailles, Le Chesnay, France
12.50 – 13.00 Meniscal scaffolds, Italian experience:
Dr Stefano Zaffagnini, Rizzoli Institute, Bologna, Italy
13.00 – 13.10 Meniscal scaffolds, UK experience:
Mr Tim Spalding University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, UK
13.10 – 13.20 Meniscus: the future:
Prof Peter Verdonk UZ Gent, Belgium
13.20 – 13.30 Questions and Answers

Actifit Save the Meniscus 2 lunch symposium invitation

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April 21th ISOKINETEC LUNCH SYMPOSIUM

April 21th ISOKINETEC LUNCH SYMPOSIUM The importance of meniscus, cartilage and bone regeneration in joint preservation: clinical and rehab challenges. Speakers: Marcacci, Della Villa, Verdonk P,

Spalding, Murray.

Isokinetic Invitation 21 04 12

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