In the Journals

Modern instrumentation can lead to quicker return to sports after fusion for AIS

July 10, 2015
Advances in modern instrumentation may allow a surgeon to recommend an earlier return to sports for a patient after fusion for adolescent idiopathic…

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Comparable in vivo graft motion after ACL reconstruction found with BTB vs hamstring autograft

July 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — In a study analyzing in vivo human ACL graft motion during activities of daily living, researchers found no significant…

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Study notes stable postoperative pain scores, indications for trochleoplasty

July 10, 2015
ORLANDO, Fla. — Results from a prospective study of patients who underwent a patella-stabilizing procedure that included trochleoplasty for the…

In the Journals

Decreases in meniscal thickness after partial meniscectomy demonstrate no additional adverse effects

July 8, 2015
Compared with conventional partial meniscectomy preserving whole meniscal thickness, no additional adverse effects were found with decreases in…

Blog

BLOG: Time is right to make a major impact on the prevention of youth sports injuries

June 30, 2015
My first Healio.com/Orthopedics blog is to introduce and describe the STOP Sports Injuries program. Under the direction and leadership of the…

In the Journals

Internal sensors may be able to accurately diagnose ACL deficiency

June 17, 2015
In a recently published study, researchers found ACL deficiency was able to be reliably diagnosed by data stemming from internal sensors when…

In the Journals

Reliability almost perfect between surgeons, radiologists in measuring TT-TG distance, TDI

June 16, 2015
Recently published data indicated interobserver and intraobserver reliability was nearly perfect when measurements for tibial tubercle-trochlear…

Meeting News Coverage

Delayed ACL reconstruction linked to negative impact on activities of daily living in young patients

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — In a retrospective cohort study of adolescent patients who underwent ACL reconstruction, findings linked surgical delay with…

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Further ACL injury more common in contralateral ACL after initial reconstruction

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — After ACL reconstruction, further ACL injury rates were high, and injury occurred more commonly in the contralateral ACL than…

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Splint-based treatment may yield high restoration rate for ACL

June 15, 2015
LYON, France — A splint-based conservative treatment yielded the same high rate of anatomical and functional restoration of the ACL as seen in…

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MRI alone unreliable for diagnosis of anterolateral ligament injuries

June 12, 2015
LYON, France — Results of a prospective case-control study presented here indicated MRI scans alone should not be used to preoperatively…

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Time-only guidelines for return to sport inappropriate in adolescents after ACL reconstruction

June 12, 2015
LYON, France — Findings of a study presented at the International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine…

Meeting News Coverage

Lateral decubital position shows lower recurrent shoulder instability rate vs. beach chair positon

June 8, 2015
LYON, France — Researchers observed a significantly lower recurrent instability rate at an average follow-up of 45 months with arthroscopic…

In the Journals

High risk of capsular restretching found among women and elite athletes

May 19, 2015
Even after successful arthroscopic Bankart repair and capsular shift, women, elite athletes and patients with frequent dislocations were at high risk…

In the Journals

Researchers identify 50 most-referenced studies in ACL research

May 19, 2015
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers used citation analysis to determine the studies most influential on the field of ACL research based on

In the Journals

Age, sport-specialized training, excessive play may be linked to injury risk

May 14, 2015
Young athletes were found to be at an elevated risk for injury as they aged, engaged in sport-specialized training and when they spent a…

In the Journals

Combined knee joint geometry measurements provided more information on ACL injury risk

May 7, 2015
Compared with individual measures, combinations of knee joint geometry measurements provided more information about the risk of noncontact ACL injury…

In the Journals

Noncontact lower-extremity injury risks likely differ by sport, gender

May 6, 2015
According to recently published data, differences were noted between sport and sex with regard to the risk for sustaining a noncontact…

In the Journals

Determining fracture pattern stability more reliable for distal clavicle fracture classification

May 6, 2015
For the classification of distal clavicle fractures, researchers found the determination of fracture pattern stability may be a more appropriate and…

In the Journals

Male track and field athletes at greater risk of injury

May 4, 2015
Compared with other sexes and competition levels, male track and field athletes, particularly masters male athletes, are at a greater risk of injury…