ACL Injuries Epidemic among Young Female Athletes

ScienceDaily (2014-04-30)—The number of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries among … [Read more...]

ACL Tear Treatment: Reconstructive Surgery or Physical Therapy?

New England Journal of Medicine (2010-07-21)-- After an athlete experiences an anterior … [Read more...]

Gender May Be a Risk Factor in ACL Knee Injuries

ScienceDaily (2011-07-07)—Researchers believe gender may be a risk factor for cartilage … [Read more...]

Hamstring Grafts vs Knee Tendon Grafts in ACL Knee Reconstruction

ScienceDaily (2011-02-19) -- Patients who received a hamstring graft rather than a knee … [Read more...]

3-D MRI Helps Kids with ACL Tears

ScienceDaily (2011-01-27) -- New 3-D MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) technology has made … [Read more...]

ACL Surgery Not Needed in Most Cases

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery is unnecessary in more than half of ACL injury … [Read more...]

Osteoarthritis Risk Not Reduced by Surgery for ACL and Meniscus Tears

ScienceDaily (2010-06-29)—If you suffer a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) or … [Read more...]

After ACL Surgery, Men Active for Many Years

The majority (84%) of men who had ACL surgery that involved a patellar tendon graft are … [Read more...]

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