Ipsilateral Graft and Contralateral ACL Rupture at Five Years or More Following ACL Reconstruction
- Acute knee injuries in adults. Kamat, Yogeesh; Dowd, George // GP: General Practitioner;8/15/2012, p19
The article discusses aspects of acute knee injuries among adults. It notes the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to confirm tender medial retinaculum. It also indicates the potential of a dislocated patella to lead to chronic instability. Moreover, a case study of a 22-year-old man who...
- Lesiones del ligamento cruzado anterior. Ayala-Mejías, J. D.; García-Estrada, G. A.; Alcocer Pérez-España, L. // Acta Ortopedica Mexicana;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p57
A bibliographic review was conducted on the current status of ACL ligamento-plasties including their anatomical and functional bases and surgical treatment.
- NEWS. // BMX Plus;Dec2006, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p8
The article reports on the knee surgery to be undergone by professional BMX rider Lance Mosley. The surgery will have his knees cleaned up instead of re-constructed. His posterior cruciate ligament is partially torn on his right knee, but both his anterior cruciate ligament are doing well....
- Anterior medial meniscus detachment and anterior cruciate ligament tear. Navarro-Holgado, Pablo; Cuevas-Pérez, Antonio; Aguayo-Galeote, Miguel; Carpintero-Benítez, Pedro // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Jul2007, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p587
This paper reports on two cases of medial meniscus injury involving detachment of the anterior horn together with a coronary ligament tear. Both cases were associated with tearing of the anterior cruciate ligament. The meniscal injuries observed were similar to those reported in the literature...
- Knee Ligament Injuries: The ACL. Flandry, Fred // Hughston Health Alert;Fall2008, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p3
The article presents a reprint on an article on injuries in the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) from the journal "Hughston Health Alert" Volume 4, Number 4, Fall 1992 issue. It explores on the treatment of injuries in the major knee ligaments, particularly ACL. It notes that the appropriate...
- Rehabilitation after ACL Surgery. Donatelli, Robert // Women's Basketball;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p15
The article focuses on rehabilitation programs after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery. It stresses the importance of Closed Kinetic Chain exercises in the safe rehabilitation of an ACL repair. It mentions that the rehabilitation of the neuromuscular system can improve reflex mechanisms...
- Avulsion of anterior cruciate ligament from femoral condyle: an unusual case report and a review of the literature. Lakshmanan, Palaniappan; Sharma, Ajay; Dixit, Varun; Lyons, Kathleen; Fairclough, John // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Nov2006, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p1176
We report a rare case of avulsion of anterior cruciate ligament from the lateral femoral condyle and describe the arthroscopic management of such a case along with a review of the literature.
- Arthroscopic Posterior Knee Capsulotomy for a Fixed Flexion Contracture in a Ten-Year-Old Boy Due to a Hypertrophied Ligamentum Mucosum. Pace, J. Lee // Case Connector;Jul-Sep2015, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p1
Case: Knee flexion contractures are difficult to treat effectively. We present the case of a ten-year-old boy with a flexion contracture due to a hypertrophied ligamentum mucosum treated with an arthroscopic posterior capsular release. The patient obtained full extension and maintained it at the...
- Stiff penalties. // Prevention;Dec95, Vol. 47 Issue 12, p46
Reports that surgery too soon after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament of the knee may leave you with stiff knees. Results of research from January 1995 issue of `American Journal of Sports Medicine'; Comments from Andrew J. Cosgarea author of study; Three-week time line.