Anterior Cruciate Ligament
"Anterior Cruciate Ligament" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.
|Anterior Cruciate Ligament
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament
- Anterior Cranial Cruciate Ligament
- Cranial Cruciate Ligament
- Cranial Cruciate Ligaments
- Cruciate Ligament, Cranial
- Cruciate Ligaments, Cranial
- Ligament, Cranial Cruciate
- Ligaments, Cranial Cruciate
- Cruciate Ligament, Anterior
- Anterior Cruciate Ligaments
- Cruciate Ligaments, Anterior
- Ligament, Anterior Cruciate
- Ligaments, Anterior Cruciate
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Anterior Cruciate Ligament" by people in Profiles.
Swart E, Redler L, Fabricant PD, Mandelbaum BR, Ahmad CS, Wang YC. Prevention and screening programs for anterior cruciate ligament injuries in young athletes: a cost-effectiveness analysis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 May 07; 96(9):705-11.
Binks DA, Gravallese EM, Bergin D, Hodgson RJ, Tan AL, Matzelle MM, McGonagle D, Radjenovic A. Role of vascular channels as a novel mechanism for subchondral bone damage at cruciate ligament entheses in osteoarthritis and inflammatory arthritis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2015 Jan; 74(1):196-203.
Boisvert CB, Aubin ME, DeAngelis N. Relationship between anthropometric measurements and hamstring autograft diameter in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2011 Jun; 40(6):293-5.
Eskander MS, Drew JM, Osuch DB, Metzmaker J. A lateral meniscus tear incarcerated behind the popliteus tendon: a case report. Knee. 2010 Oct; 17(5):359-61.
Tracy JC, Obopilwe E, Rincon L, Karnes GJ, Arciero RA, Mazzocca AD. Biomechanical comparison of hybrid tibialis-semitendonosus and single-loop tibialis tendon grafts in ACL reconstruction. Orthopedics. 2009 Jan; 32(1):40.
Magit D, Wolff A, Sutton K, Medvecky MJ. Arthrofibrosis of the knee. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2007 Nov; 15(11):682-94.
Lopez MJ, Robinson SO, Quinn MM, Hosgood G, Markel MD. In vivo evaluation of intra-articular protection in a novel model of canine cranial cruciate ligament mid-substance elongation injury. Vet Surg. 2006 Dec; 35(8):711-20.
Pollard CD, Braun B, Hamill J. Influence of gender, estrogen and exercise on anterior knee laxity. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2006 Dec; 21(10):1060-6.
Reuben SS, Connelly NR, Maciolek H. Postoperative analgesia with controlled-release oxycodone for outpatient anterior cruciate ligament surgery. Anesth Analg. 1999 Jun; 88(6):1286-91.
G?bler C, Kukla C, Breitenseher MJ, V?gele T, Bankier A, Rand T, V?csei V. [Diagnostic reliability of 0.2 Tesla dedicated MRI low-field strength equipment in traumatology]. Swiss Surg. 1998; (4):175-9.