[Current state of evaluation of knee ligament lesions. The new IKDC knee evaluation form ].

@article{Hefti1993CurrentSO,
  title={[Current state of evaluation of knee ligament lesions. The new IKDC knee evaluation form ].},
  author={Fritz L. Hefti and Werner L. M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Der Orthopade},
  year={1993},
  volume={22 6},
  pages={351-62}
}
Various scoring systems have been proposed for quantification of the disability caused by knee ligament injuries and to evaluation of the results of their treatment. None of them was found worldwide acceptance, mainly because all scoring systems attribute numerical values to factors that are not quantifiable, after which the arbitrary scores for parameters that are not comparable with each other are added together. For these reasons a group of knee surgeons from Europe and America met in 1987… CONTINUE READING

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