To investigate the effect of local application of Strontium on tendon-bone healing in rotator cuff repair


Grant Data
Project Title
To investigate the effect of local application of Strontium on tendon-bone healing in rotator cuff repair
Principal Investigator
Dr Yau, Wai Pan   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Lu William Weijia   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
24
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2017-12-31
Amount
860722
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Rotator cuff tear, Tendon-bone healing, Direct enthesis, Strontium
Discipline
Orthopaedics/Traumatology
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17125315
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
2 To confirm the hypothesis that local application of strontium leads to the reproduction of direct enthesis at the tendon-bone junction of repaired rotator cuff.?