GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Cartilage Healing Duration Statistics

The duration for cartilage healing can vary widely depending on the size and severity of the injury, with smaller tears often healing within a few weeks to a couple of months, while larger or more complex injuries may take several months to over a year to fully heal.

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"More than 1 million Americans suffer a meniscus tear every year."

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"Clinical and experimental studies have shown that free cartilage grafts survive and retain their basic structure for 3-6 months after transplantation in rabbits."

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"Diagnostic arthroscopy demonstrated that 43% of patients had complete, 33% partial, and 24% no healing 3 months post microfracture treatment."

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"It generally takes 3-5 months for cartilage to regrow after a microfracture surgery, according to several studies."

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"Articular cartilage defects of the knee do not heal spontaneously in over 63% of individuals."

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"12 weeks post-surgery, approximately 88% of patients reported improved knee function after OATS procedure."

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"According to a study, cartilage damage was seen in 61% of the professional athletes' knees."

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"A study demonstrated that human bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell (hBMSC)-based microtissues significantly increase cartilage healing at 4 weeks."

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"Autograft healing rate was rated as more than 90% ‘good’ in subchondral bone and cartilage integration."

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"After 12 months, only 65% of the treated cartilage defects showed complete filling with repair tissue."

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"Over 700,000 arthroscopic knee surgeries being performed each year in the US for removing or repairing damaged cartilage."

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"15-25% of patients aged 10 to 19 years have had a minimum 2 years of halting progression of osteochondritis dissecans using juvenile allograft technique."

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"After cartilage transplant, patients can usually return to full activity within 3 to 6 months."

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"Approximately 20% of the U.S. population over the age of 60 years has cartilage damage due to knee osteoarthritis."

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"Synovium-derived stem cells implanted have shown 67% improvement in cartilage healing in the knees."

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"Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (ACI) showed a 92% successful rate on a 9-month clinical follow-up."

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"A study on rats showed that the fibrocartilage healing has increased significantly by 30% in the high-dose platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treated group."

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"In a study with Adolescent athletes, Full cartilage recovery was achieved at a median of 9 months."

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"About 80-90% of patients were satisfied with their Autologous Matrix-induced Chondrogenesis (AMIC) treatment 10 years post-surgery."

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