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

Oezbaydar M. U., Esenyel C. Z., Kilicoglu Ö. İ., Atalar A. C., Bozdağ S. E., Sünbüloğlu E., ...More

Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica, vol.42, no.3, pp.201-207, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: Acta Orthopaedica et Traumatologica Turcica
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.201-207
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


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.