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    Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries

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    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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