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Modified Iliotibial Band Tenodesis vs. Lateral Extracapsular Tenodesis in ACL Reconstruction

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November 2022

Modified Iliotibial Band Tenodesis vs. Lateral Extracapsular Tenodesis in ACL Reconstruction

Vol: 302| Issue: 1| Number:2| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Modified iliotibial band tenodesis versus lateral extracapsular tenodesis, to augment anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a 2-year randomized controlled trial

ANZ J Surg. 2022 Sep;92(9):2247-2253.

Contributing Authors:
M Porter B Shadbolt

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Synopsis

One hundred and sixty-four patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) ruptures were randomized to receive an ACL reconstruction augmented with either a lateral extracapsular tenodesis (LET) procedure or a modified iliotibial band tenodesis (MITBT) procedure. The outcomes of interest included the Tegner activity score, the ACL Quality of life (ACL QoL) Score, Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outc...

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