A two- and five-year follow-up of clinical outcome after ACL reconstruction using BPTB or hamstring tendon grafts: a prospective intervention outcome study

@article{Heijne2013ATA,
  title={A two- and five-year follow-up of clinical outcome after ACL reconstruction using BPTB or hamstring tendon grafts: a prospective intervention outcome study},
  author={Annette I-L M Heijne and Mar{\'i}a Hagstr{\"o}mer and Suzanne Werner},
  journal={Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy},
  year={2013},
  volume={23},
  pages={799-807}
}
The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare objective and subjective outcome in patients 2 and 5 years after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction with either bone-patellar tendon-bone (BPTB) or hamstring grafts. The second aim was to report the prevalence of re- and contralateral ACL ruptures. Sixty-eight patients (BPTB, n = 34 and hamstring graft, n = 34) were evaluated preoperatively, 2 and 5 years after ACL reconstruction. Anterior knee laxity and rotational knee… CONTINUE READING
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