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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background. The epidemiology of posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries has not been well clarified. Isolated and combined… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We evaluated 38 subjects with isolated posterior cruciate ligament-deficient knees at a mean of 13.4 years (range, 5 to 38) after… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The purpose of this article is to present the incidence of posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries in trauma patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A patellar bone-tendon-bone tibial inlay reconstruction of the posterior cruciate ligament using a popliteal arthrotomy was… (More)
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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 measured the cross… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The long-term results of 25 patients treated nonoperatively with isolated posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries were… (More)
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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… (More)
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