1273 - Matrix-induced Autologous Chondrocyte Implant

Page last updated: 12 October 2016

Application withdrawn 16 October 2013 at the request of the applicant.

Application Detail



Description of Medical Service

Repair of chondral defects greater than 2 cm in size by harvest of chondral material, culture and placement of chondrocytes into chondral defect. This is 2 stage arthroscopic procedure.

Description of Medical Condition

Chondral defects of the knee and ankle caused by trauma or osteochondritis dessicans

Reason for Application


Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

Associated Documentation

Application Form


PICO Confirmation

16-17 August 2012
Final Decision Analytical Protocol (DAP) (PDF 958 KB)
Final Decision Analytical Protocol (DAP) (Word 711 KB)

Assessment Report


Public Summary Document


Meetings for this Application


12 - 13 April 2012




1 August 2013