Long-term evaluation of posterior lateral meniscus root tears left in situ at the time of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.

@article{Shelbourne2011LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term evaluation of posterior lateral meniscus root tears left in situ at the time of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.},
  author={K. Donald Shelbourne and Troy A. Roberson and T Flint Gray},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={39 7},
  pages={1439-43}
}
BACKGROUND The long-term radiographic and subjective results of patients with posterior lateral meniscus root tears left in situ at the time of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has not been reported. HYPOTHESIS The authors hypothesized that patients who had posterior lateral meniscus root tears left in situ would have statistically significantly lower subjective scores and greater joint-space narrowing as compared with a control group. STUDY DESIGN Cohort study; Level of evidence… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 41 extracted citations

Posterior root tears of the lateral meniscus

Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy • 2014
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Posterior root tear of the medial and lateral meniscus

Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery • 2013
View 20 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 references

Repair of radial tears and posterior horn detachments of the lateral meniscus: minimum 2-year follow-up.

Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association • 2010

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…