ObjectiveWe previously established concentrated autologous bone marrow aspirate transplantation as a one-step, lowly invasive, joint-preserving surgical technique for treating osteonecrosis of the femoral head. The objectives of this study were to identify factors that may predict the mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) count in bone marrow aspirate, concentrated using our method, and to...
of interest. Authors’ Contributions Hisashi Sugaya and Tomokazu Yoshioka contributed equally to this work. Acknowledgments The authors thank Chizuko Fujisawa (Laboratory of Regenerative Medicine and
Kolb Copyright © 2016 Tomokazu Yoshioka et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction ... associated (Tomokazu Yoshioka, Hisashi Sugaya, Shigeki Kubota, Mio Onishi, Akihiro Kanamori, and Masashi Yamazaki). References K. Y. Chiu, T. P. Ng, W. M. Tang, and W. P. Yau, “Review article: knee
Tomokazu Yoshioka Hajime Mishima Hiroshi Akaogi Shinsuke Sakai Meihua Li Naoyuki Ochiai The purpose of this study was to evaluate concentrated autologous bone marrow aspirate transplantation