No study has used citation analysis to determine the most influential studies pertaining to the anterior cruciate ligament (acl) the primary aims of this study were to identify the classic works in acl research using citation analysis and to characterize these articles to determine which types of studies have. Research papers and topics partial rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament d p johnson and o basso there is confusion regarding the diagnosis and clinical outcome following partial rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament the diagnosis is often made when there is a moderate degree of instability or when the. Alexis cargle senior project research paper 1 cargle 1alexis carglemrs corbettsenior project research paper17 november 2011 acl injuries the anterior cruciate ligament, more commonly known as acl, is the mostcommon knee ligament injury an acl injury mainly affects athletes or. Purpose: the objective of this paper was to determine the incidence and characteristics of anterior cruciate ligament (acl) reconstructions in children in the state of what is known about this subject: there has been an increase in research effort directed at determining the frequency and cause of acl injury over the past. Ligament reconstructive surgery: biomechanical considerations and efficacy of current approaches exercise and anterior cruciate ligament surgery m grodski and r marks mark grodski department of physical therapy, university of toronto, toronto, canada osteoarthritis research. Full-text (pdf) | anterior cruciate ligament injury rates are reported to be two to eight times higher in women than in men within the same sport 48th annual meeting of the orthopaedic research society paper no: 0172 the effect of the menstrual cycle on acl injuries in women as.
Affiliations orthopaedic and arthritis center for outcomes research, department of orthopedic surgery, brigham and women's hospital, boston, massachusetts, united states of america, harvard medical school, boston, massachusetts, united states of america, division of rheumatology, immunology. Clinical implications and further research rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament (acl) is a common injury to the original papers this thesis is based on the following papers, referred to in the text by their roman numerals i – iv i tengman, e, brax olofsson, l, nilsson, kg, tegner, y , lundgren. Republished research: treatment for acute anterior cruciate ligament tear: five year outcome of randomised trial ▸ this article is an abridged version of a paper that was published on bmjcom cite this article as: bmj 2013346:f232 abstract study question in young active adults with an acute anterior cruciate ligament.
Snyder-mackler l the efficacy of perturbation training in nonoperative anterior cruciate ligament rehabilitation programs for physically active indi- viduals phys ther 200080:128–140] key words: anterior cruciate ligament, knee, rehabilitation 128 physical therapy volume 80 number 2 february 2000 research. The rehabilitation of patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament (acl) reconstruction requires symmetry in bilateral quadriceps strength and adequate this paper discusses the anatomy, biomechanics, surgical decision making, and the current knowledge of preoperative training or “prehabilitation” in.
Maria harlev jensen this paper reviews the research of bracing within the last 15 years in the american journal of sports medicine the primary focus will be on the role of anterior cruciate ligament (acl) injuries and acl reconstruction and braces, both before and after an injury occurs acl injuries are. The over-stressing or sprain of the anterior cruciate ligament in the knee it could be slightly torn, significantly torn, or entirely torn the acl does not allow the tibia to slide out in front of the femur, and plays a large role in the rotational stability of the knee typically when an acl injury occurs it involves other structures in the.
Injury to the anterior cruciate ligament (acl) is potentially functionally 1associate clinical director, champion sports medicine-physiotherapy associates, birmingham, al director of rehabilitative research, american sports medicine institute birmingham, al in this paper, we will provide a sci- entific basis for the. The number of anterior cruciate ligament (acl) injuries reported in athletes younger than 18 years has increased knowledge on epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of acl injuries in children and adolescents pediatrics columbus, oh: the research institute at na- tionwide children's hospital 2010.