ACL reconstruction using quadriceps tendon.

@article{Santori2004ACLRU,
  title={ACL reconstruction using quadriceps tendon.},
  author={Nicola Santori and Ezio Adriani and Luigi Pederzini},
  journal={Orthopedics},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={31-5}
}
Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is one of the most commonly performed1 and most successful procedures in sports medicine. Various autograft choices have been used for ACL reconstruction,2 and the results in terms of stability and return to sports activities have been good.3 The ideal autograft should have optimal mechanical properties and low donor-site morbidity. The most recurring graft choices are the bone-patellar tendon-bone (BPTB)4 and the semitendinosus… CONTINUE READING
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