Accuracy of a New Stress Radiographic Device in Diagnosing Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear.

@article{Srisuwanporn2016AccuracyOA,
  title={Accuracy of a New Stress Radiographic Device in Diagnosing Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear.},
  author={Pinij Srisuwanporn and Sittichai Wachiratarapadorn and Roongroj Panyasakulwong and Banchong Thuntong and Sukorm Cheecharern and Weera Precha},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2016},
  volume={99 4},
  pages={394-9}
}
BACKGROUND Anterior cruciate ligament (A CL) tears are clinically diagnosed by detection of anterior tibial translation on physical examination; however, this manual method of assessment is imprecise, subjective, and not reproducible. Recently a new instrument, a stress radiographic device (SRD), was produced to objectively measure these displacements… CONTINUE READING