Staged arthroscopic reconstructive surgery for multiple ligament injuries of the knee.

@article{Subbiah2011StagedAR,
  title={Staged arthroscopic reconstructive surgery for multiple ligament injuries of the knee.},
  author={Meenakshi Subbiah and Vivek Pandey and Sharath Kumar J Rao and Sripathi Rao},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={297-302}
}
PURPOSE To review treatment outcome of our staged protocol for multiple ligament injuries of the knee. METHODS 21 men who were treated for multiple ligament injuries of the knee and had completed at least one year of rehabilitation were evaluated. Patients were examined under anaesthesia and then by diagnostic arthroscopy. Arthroscopic reconstructive procedures for injured cruciate ligaments were performed after a minimum 110º flexion and full extension were regained. Collateral ligaments… CONTINUE READING