Correlation between magnetic resonance imaging and physical exam in assessment of injuries to posterolateral corner of the knee

@inproceedings{Bonadio2014CorrelationBM,
  title={Correlation between magnetic resonance imaging and physical exam in assessment of injuries to posterolateral corner of the knee},
  author={Marcelo Batista Bonadio and Camilo Partezani Helito and Lucas Archanjo Gury and Marco Kawamura Demange and Jose Ricardo Pecora and F{\'a}bio Janson Angelini},
  booktitle={Acta ortopedica brasileira},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE Evaluate the correlation between magnetic resonance imaging, clinical examination and intraoperative identification of posterolateral corner injuries of the knee. METHODS We compared the findings of physical examination under anesthesia and intraoperative findings as the gold standard for the posterolateral corner injury with the reports of the MRIs of patients who underwent reconstruction of the posterolateral corner. Thus, we evaluated the use of MRI for the diagnosis of lesions… CONTINUE READING