Long-term comparision of allograft versus hamstring autograft in ACL reconstruction
Autograft Versus Allograft Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Prospective, Randomized Clinical Study With a Minimum 10-Year Follow-upAm J Sports Med. 2015 Oct;43(10):2501-9
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99 patients (100 knees) scheduled for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction were randomized to undergo the procedure with either a tibialis posterior tendon allograft, or semitendinosus and gracilis autograft. The purpose of this study was to compare the long-term (minimum 10 year follow-up) results regarding graft failure rate, subjective knee function, and subjective knee stability. Re...
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