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Vol:5 Issue:9 Number:1 ISSN#:2563-559X
OE Original

NEW - OE Original Update: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: Is ACL Repair Better Than ACL Reconstruction?

Authored By: Sushmitha Pallapothu, Selina Bains, Yaping Chang, Meng Zhu, Steve Phillips, Ellen Scholl, and Mohit Bhandari on Behalf of OrthoEvidence

September 5, 2022

How to Cite

OrthoEvidence. NEW - OE Original Update: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: Is ACL Repair Better Than ACL Reconstruction?. OE Original. 2022;5(9):1. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/Blog/Show/198

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Brian Day 2022-09-06 9:39 PM

Orthopaedic Surgeon - Canada

I have seen many thousands of post surgical Anterior Cruciate patients. In over 45 years of practice I have not seen a single successful “ACL repair” - other than a bony avulsion - that was successful. They simply do not work.