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Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries

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Citations

  1. Honkamp NJ, et al. (2010). Anterior cruciate ligament injuries in adults. In JC DeLee et al., eds., Delee and Drez's Orthopaedic Sports Medicine: Principles and Practice, 3rd ed., vol. 2, pp. 1644–1676. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.

Other Works Consulted

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Academy of Pediatrics (2010). Anterior cruciate ligament tear. In JF Sarwark, ed., Essentials of Musculoskeletal Care, 4th ed., pp. 640–646. Rosemont, IL: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

  • American College of Radiology (2011). ACR Appropriateness Criteria: Acute Trauma to the Knee. Available online: http://www.acr.org/SecondaryMainMenuCategories/quality_safety/app_criteria/pdf/ExpertPanelonMusculoskeletalImaging/AcuteTraumatotheKNEEDoc2.aspx.

  • Amy E, Micheo W (2008). Anterior cruciate ligament tear. In WR Frontera et al., eds., Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Musculoskeletal Disorders, Pain, and Rehabilitation, 2nd ed., pp. 307–313. Philadelphia: Saunders Elsevier.

  • Bernhardt DT (2010). Acute injuries of the knee. In SJ Anderson, SS Harris, eds., Care of the Young Athlete, 2nd ed., pp. 409–420. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

  • Biau DJ, et al. (2007). ACL reconstruction: A meta-analysis of functional scores. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 458: 180–187.

  • Gilchrist J, et al. (2008). A randomized controlled trial to prevent noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury in female collegiate soccer players. American Journal of Sports Medicine, 36(8): 1476–1483.

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