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Vol:3 Issue:8 Number:7 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #6510
Ace Report Cover Sports Medicine

Single- and double-bundle ACL reconstruction offer similar clinical outcome at 24 months

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OrthoEvidence. Single- and double-bundle ACL reconstruction offer similar clinical outcome at 24 months. ACE Report. 2014;3(8):7. Available from:

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions: a prospective, randomized study with 2-year follow-up

Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2014 May;24(4):559-65. doi: 10.1007/s00590-013-1221-2. Epub 2013 Apr 18

Contributing Authors: Z Zhang B Gu W Zhu L Zhu

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108 patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction were randomized to receive either single- or double-bundle reconstruction. The purpose was to compare clinical outcomes over 2-year follow-up. Outcomes of interest included subjective knee function, the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score (KOOS), the Tegner and Lysholm scores, Lachman and pivot-shift tests, knee range of mo...

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