Outcome of anatomic transphyseal anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in Tanner stage 1 and 2 patients with open physes.

@article{Hui2012OutcomeOA,
  title={Outcome of anatomic transphyseal anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in Tanner stage 1 and 2 patients with open physes.},
  author={Catherine Hui and Justin Phillip Roe and Duncan Ferguson and Alison Waller and Lucy J Salmon and Leo A. Pinczewski},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={1093-8}
}
BACKGROUND Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are being seen with increasing frequency in children. Treatment of the ACL-deficient knee in skeletally immature patients is controversial. PURPOSE To determine the outcome of all-arthroscopic transphyseal anatomic single-bundle ACL reconstruction in Tanner stage 1 and 2 patients at a minimum of 2 years after surgery. STUDY DESIGN Case series; Level of evidence, 4. METHODS Between 2007 and 2008, 16 prepubescent patients underwent ACL… CONTINUE READING
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