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AAOS 2015: Cortical button vs transfemoral suspension fixation for ACL reconstruction

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April 2015

AAOS 2015: Cortical button vs transfemoral suspension fixation for ACL reconstruction

Vol: 4| Issue: 4| Number:17| ISSN#: 2564-2537
Study Type:Meta-analysis/Systematic Review
OE Level Evidence:N/A
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Outcomes following ACL Reconstruction: Cortical Button vs. Transfemoral Suspensory Fixation Systematic Review

Contributing Authors:
MF Saccomanno J Shin R Mascarenhas MS Haro B Forsythe NN Verma BJ Cole CA Bush-Joseph Bach BR

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Five randomized controlled trials with 317 patients were included in this systematic review and meta-analysis which assessed clinical and functional outcomes of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction using cortical button fixation and transfemoral suspensory fixation. Lysholm scores, clinical tests, and radiological tests were among the data collected. Results indicated no significant dif...

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