A new quantitative method for pivot shift grading

@article{Kopf2012ANQ,
  title={A new quantitative method for pivot shift grading},
  author={Sebastian Kopf and Ralf Kauert and J. Halfpaap and Tobias Jung and Roland Becker},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2012},
  volume={20},
  pages={718-723}
}
The purposes of the study were to evaluate and to quantify the pivot shift phenomenon by using a small and easy to handle measuring device for pivot shift quantification. Twenty patients (forty knees) with primary torn anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL) were tested under anesthesia, graded by the examiner and by the device according to the IKDC classification [normal (0), glide (1), clunk (2), and gross (3)]. For the grading by the device, a femoral and a tibial miniature inertial sensor… CONTINUE READING
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