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Ligaments

Known as: Set of ligaments, ligament structure, Ligament 
Shiny, flexible bands of fibrous tissue connecting together articular extremities of bones. They are pliant, tough, and inextensile.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
PURPOSE To perform a systematic review of the available literature on clinical and radiographic outcomes after surgical treatment… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The ability to respond to injury with tissue repair is a fundamental property of all multicellular organisms. The extracellular… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A silk-fiber matrix was studied as a suitable material for tissue engineering anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL). The matrix was… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Little is known about the genesis and patterning of tendons and other connective tissues, mostly owing to the absence of early… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Where tendons and ligaments are subject to compression, they are frequently fibrocartilaginous. This occurs at 2 principal sites… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Ceramics used for the repair and reconstruction of diseased or damaged parts of the musculo-skeletal system, termed bioceramics… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The purpose of this study was to compare selected rabbit tendons and ligaments morphologically and biochemically. Five… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
  • S. Arnoczky
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1983
  • Corpus ID: 6272121
The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a multifascicular structure whose femoral and tibial attachments, as well as spatial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Based on the clinical and operative findings in sixty-eight knees with acute tears of the medial compartment and cruciate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The anatomical and functional details of the cruciate ligamants of the knee were studied on 20 cadaver knees and 24 fresh knees… Expand
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