RECTUS FEMORIS TENDON GRAFT FOR REPEATED ANTEIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT TEARS: A CONSECUTIVE SERIES OF 40 PATIENTS

@inproceedings{Panisset2004RECTUSFT,
  title={RECTUS FEMORIS TENDON GRAFT FOR REPEATED ANTEIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT TEARS: A CONSECUTIVE SERIES OF 40 PATIENTS},
  author={J. C. Panisset},
  year={2004}
}
Purpose: Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair is increasingly performed to allow athletes reach their earlier sports performance or higher, leading to the risk of repeated tears. Several grafts can be proposed: the contralateral patellar ligament, hamstring tendons and the rectus femoris tendon. The purpose of this study was to analyse results in a continuous series of repeated tears of the ACL repaired with the rectus femoris tendon. Material and methods: Forty patients underwent surgical… CONTINUE READING