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Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Known as: cruciate ligament posterior, Ligament, Posterior Cruciate, Cruciate Ligament, Posterior 
A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the anterolateral surface of the medial condyle of the femur, passes posteriorly and inferiorly… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
We sought to determine prospectively the natural history of acute, isolated, nonoperatively treated posterior cruciate ligament… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The objective of this study was to provide quantitative data on the insertion sites of the cruciate ligaments. In the first part… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
To study the structural and functional properties of the human posterior cruciate ligament complex, we meas ured the cross… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Successful reconstruction of ligaments requires knowledge of the properties of the intact ligament. This study examined the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We applied specific forces and moments to the knees of fifteen whole lower limbs of cadavera and measured, with a six degrees-of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Injury to the posterolateral structures of the knee, including the popliteus tendon and arcuate complex, frequently results in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The long-term results of 25 patients treated nonopera tively with isolated posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries were… 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
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Ultimate failure strengths of human tibial collateral and anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments were determined at two… 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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