[Diagnostics and treatment of posterior cruciate ligament injuries].

  title={[Diagnostics and treatment of posterior cruciate ligament injuries].},
  author={Tobias Jung and Michael J. Strobel and Andreas Weiler},
  journal={Der Unfallchirurg},
  volume={109 1},
  pages={41-59; quiz 60}
Over the last few years, the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) has taken over from the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) as the new challenge in knee diagnosis and treatment. PCL injuries are much more frequent than previously thought. Despite increasing experience, we are often still confronted with an inappropriate and delayed diagnosis of this injury and its concomitant lesions. Additionally, the outcome of surgical treatment has not yet reached an acceptable rate of satisfaction. Therefore… CONTINUE READING