Decision Making in the Multiligament-Injured Knee: An Evidence-Based Systematic Review Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Knee Injuries
  • Ligaments, Articular
  • Multiple Trauma

abstract

  • Our review suggests that early operative treatment of the multiligament-injured knee yields improved functional and clinical outcomes compared with nonoperative management or delayed surgery. Repair of the posterolateral corner may yield higher revision rates compared with reconstruction.

publication date

  • April 2009

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.arthro.2009.01.008

PubMed ID

  • 19341932

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 430

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 25

number

  • 4