Evaluation of a new collagen membrane (Cova™ ORTHO) in guided tissue regeneration for tenolysis or neurolysis in upper limb surgery. Preliminary results

Emmanuel Masmejean & Charles Schlur
Objective: To prevent frequent complications linked to adherences and fibrosis formed after orthopaedic surgery, several solutions have been tested to decrease their incidences: medical treatments, cover flaps and more recently, use of biomaterials. Local flaps may be beneficial but results are ofte[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]