Baseline predictors of health-related quality of life after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A longitudinal analysis of a multicenter cohort at two and six years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • Large improvements in the PCS (with an effect size of 1.2) were noted at two years and were maintained at six years after ACL reconstruction. Lower education and smoking were significant predictors of lower PCS and MCS scores. ACL reconstruction resulted in a relatively high gain of QALYs.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4372989

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2106/JBJS.N.00248

PubMed ID

  • 25834079

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 551

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 97

number

  • 7