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Anatomic single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction reduces both anterior translation and internal rotation during the pivot shift

Porter, Mark D.; Shadbolt, Bruce

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Background: The ability of single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction to restore rotational control has been questioned by proponents of the double-bundle technique. The term anatomic positioning has become popularized in recognition of the incorrect positioning sometimes used in the past, which may have contributed to the lack of rotation control. The pivot-shift test remains the most clinically useful measure of ACL deficiency, and it is now possible to measure it both...[Show more]

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Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/32668
Source: American Journal of Sports Medicine
DOI: 10.1177/0363546514549938

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