Medial collateral ligament injuries and subsequent load on the anterior cruciate ligament: A biomechanical evaluation in a cadaveric model Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Medial Collateral Ligament, Knee

abstract

  • Patients may need to be protected from valgus and internal rotation forces after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in the setting of a concomitant partial medial collateral ligament tear. This information may help clinicians understand the importance of partial injuries of the medial collateral ligament with a combined anterior cruciate ligament injury complex.

publication date

  • February 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0363546508324969

PubMed ID

  • 19098154

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 305

end page

  • 11

volume

  • 37

number

  • 2