Hyalofast® Trial for Repair of Articular Cartilage in the Knee
Purpose: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the Hyalofast scaffold with bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC) compared to microfracture in the treatment of symptomatic cartilage defects of the knee.
- Age: 18 – 60 years
- Gender: Male and Female
Selected Inclusion Criteria:
- Body Mass Index is < 35 kg/m2
- Symptomatic lesion of the femoral condyle (medial and/or lateral) or femoral trochlea that is between 1.5 – 6 cm2
- The symptomatic lesion is classified as International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS) grade 3 or 4
Selected Exclusion Criteria:
- Concomitant cartilage lesion(s) requiring treatment other than debridement
- Presence of kissing (bipolar) cartilage lesions
- Diagnosed advanced osteoarthritis as demonstrated by a Kellgren-Lawrence grade of 3 or 4 in the index knee
- Complex ligamentous instability of the index or contralateral knee
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