Quadricep strength after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction can help predict the risk of further ACL injury, researchers have shown.
Young athletes benefit from an extended break from sport after surgical reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). New research suggests that those who return to sport relatively soon after surgery have a much higher risk of a second ACL injury.
New research has found that oral contraceptives may help lower the risk of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears in women.
Knee pain can have a significant impact on your quality of life. Your knees are vital for a whole range of activities, from something as simple as sitting down to walking, bending and climbing stairs. Pain in the knee restricts your mobility and can curtail many different aspects of your life.
People who have Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction surgery may benefit from a therapy known as blood flow restriction (BFR), according to a new study.
Knee ligament injuries are common in winter sports. They can range from minor injuries to the medial collateral ligament, which could require physiotherapy to speed up the recovery, to more serious issues with the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) which might need surgery.
The success of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery is connected to the way you move after the procedure, according to new research.
Women are two to four times more likely than men to tear the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in their knee, but new research shows that the cause of this injury is no different between the sexes.
Cartilage repair for femoral condyle lesions is a common procedure performed in the knee joint. New research investigated the effectiveness of a repair technique known as osteochondral allograft (OCA) transplantation.
A return to play checklist reduces the risk of further injury to the knee following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, researchers have found.