Systematic review on the use of autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis for the repair of articular cartilage defects in patients
Nafisa Shaikh, SAS Facility, Faculty of Science, University of Technology, Sydney NSW 2007, Australia
Matthew K T Seah, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom
Wasim S Khan, University College London Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Sciences, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore HA7 4LP, United Kingdom
Author contributions: Khan WS designed the research; Shaikh N, Seah MKT and Khan WS performed the research; Shaikh N, Seah MKT and Khan WS analyzed the data; Shaikh N and Seah MKT wrote the paper; all authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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Data sharing statement: None.
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Correspondence to: Matthew K T Seah, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Addenbrookes Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, United Kingdom. email@example.com
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Received: January 23, 2017
Peer-review started: January 29, 2017
First decision: May 11, 2017
Revised: May 28, 2017
Accepted: June 12, 2017
Article in press: June 13, 2017
Published online: July 18, 2017