Why are fat deposits more likely to occur after tears of the shoulder’s rotator cuff, compared to other types of muscle injuries?
Stem cells and biologic medicine is the future of all medicine, including orthopaedics. Stem cells have been known about for decades yet we are just beginning to understand how to harvest their power to create a proper healing environment for many musculoskeletal tissues. It has been a great advancement in orthopaedics to be able to harvest these cells directly from the patient, rather than having to harvest them from other tissues and culture them to grow has been obviated –Dr. Josh Siegel