[Endoscopic versus limited open technique for replacement of the anterior cruciate ligament. 4 years outcome of a prospective study].

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ACL reconstruction with patellar tendon graft has become a standard procedure. The graft can be inserted either using two tunnels and a lateral femoral incision or with a femoral half tunnel drilled from the joint, thus avoiding the lateral incision. Advantages of the single-incision technique in the early rehabilitation period have been claimed. 40… (More)

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@article{Gerich1998EndoscopicVL, title={[Endoscopic versus limited open technique for replacement of the anterior cruciate ligament. 4 years outcome of a prospective study].}, author={Torsten G. Gerich and Chr Lattermann and Ulrich Bosch and H. P. Lobenhoffer and Harald Tscherne}, journal={Der Unfallchirurg}, year={1998}, volume={101 7}, pages={551-6} }