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Knee osteoarthritis after anterior cruciate ligament injury: a systematic review.
BACKGROUND This is a systematic review of studies on the prevalence of osteoarthritis in the tibiofemoral joint more than 10 years after an anterior cruciate ligament injury, the radiologicExpand
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Simple decision rules can reduce reinjury risk by 84% after ACL reconstruction: the Delaware-Oslo ACL cohort study
Background Knee reinjury after ACL reconstruction is common and increases the risk of osteoarthritis. There is sparse evidence to guide return to sport (RTS) decisions in this population. ObjectivesExpand
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Four-Strand Hamstring Tendon Autograft Compared with Patellar Tendon-Bone Autograft for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Seventy-two patients with subacute or chronic rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament were randomly assigned to autograft reconstruction with four-strand gracilis and semitendinosus tendon (N = 37)Expand
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Effect of Neuromuscular Training on Proprioception, Balance, Muscle Strength, and Lower Limb Function in Female Team Handball Players
ObjectiveIntroduction of a neuromuscular training program will increase muscle strength, balance, and proprioception in elite female handball players. DesignProspective intervention study.Expand
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Knee Function and Prevalence of Knee Osteoarthritis after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Background Few prospective long-term studies of more than 10 years have reported changes in knee function and radiologic outcomes after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. Purpose ToExpand
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Single-Legged Hop Tests as Predictors of Self-Reported Knee Function After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Background: Single-legged hop tests are commonly used functional performance measures that can capture limb asymmetries in patients after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. Hop testsExpand
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A progressive 5-week exercise therapy program leads to significant improvement in knee function early after anterior cruciate ligament injury.
STUDY DESIGN Prospective cohort study without a control group. OBJECTIVES Firstly, to present our 5-week progressive exercise therapy program in the early stage after anterior cruciate ligamentExpand
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Preoperative quadriceps strength is a significant predictor of knee function two years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Objective: To identify preoperative predictive factors for knee function two years after reconstructive surgery of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). The main hypothesis was that preoperativeExpand
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A systematic review of evidence for anterior cruciate ligament rehabilitation: how much and what type?
This paper provides an evidence-based review of the effectiveness of various rehabilitation programs that have been used for surgically or non-surgically treated anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)Expand
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Outcomes of an anatomic posterolateral knee reconstruction.
BACKGROUND Chronic posterolateral knee injuries often result in substantial patient morbidity and functional instability. The clinical stability and functional outcomes following anatomicExpand
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