Anterior Cruciate Ligament
"Anterior Cruciate Ligament" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.
|Anterior Cruciate Ligament
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament
- Anterior Cranial Cruciate Ligament
- Cranial Cruciate Ligament
- Cranial Cruciate Ligaments
- Cruciate Ligament, Cranial
- Cruciate Ligaments, Cranial
- Ligament, Cranial Cruciate
- Ligaments, Cranial Cruciate
- Cruciate Ligament, Anterior
- Anterior Cruciate Ligaments
- Cruciate Ligaments, Anterior
- Ligament, Anterior Cruciate
- Ligaments, Anterior Cruciate
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Anterior Cruciate Ligament" by people in Profiles.
Slone HS, Romine SE, Premkumar A, Xerogeanes JW. Quadriceps tendon autograft for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a comprehensive review of current literature and systematic review of clinical results. Arthroscopy. 2015 Mar; 31(3):541-54.
Saccomanno MF, Shin JJ, Mascarenhas R, Haro M, Verma NN, Cole BJ, Bach BR. Clinical and functional outcomes after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using cortical button fixation versus transfemoral suspensory fixation: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Arthroscopy. 2014 Nov; 30(11):1491-8.
Haro MS, Riff A, Bach BR. Tips for successful transtibial anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. J Knee Surg. 2014 Oct; 27(5):331-42.
Reichert EE, Kunkel KA, Suber JT, Basinger RR, Gerard PD. Radiographic localization and isometry of the origin and insertion of the canine cranial cruciate ligament. Vet Surg. 2013 Oct; 42(7):860-6.
Roach BL, Matheny JB, Spinelli M, Rusly RJ, Affatato S, DesJardins JD. Bi-unicondylar knee replacement laxity with changes to simulated soft tissue constraints. Proc Inst Mech Eng H. 2013 Jan; 227(1):27-36.
Dumont GD, Hogue GD, Padalecki JR, Okoro N, Wilson PL. Meniscal and chondral injuries associated with pediatric anterior cruciate ligament tears: relationship of treatment time and patient-specific factors. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Sep; 40(9):2128-33.
Kunkel KA, Basinger RR, Suber JT, Gerard PD. Evaluation of a transcondylar toggle system for stabilization of the cranial cruciate deficient stifle in small dogs and cats. Vet Surg. 2009 Dec; 38(8):975-82.
Hsieh JL, Shen PC, Shiau AL, Jou IM, Lee CH, Teo ML, Wang CR, Chao J, Chao L, Wu CL. Adenovirus-mediated kallistatin gene transfer ameliorates disease progression in a rat model of osteoarthritis induced by anterior cruciate ligament transection. Hum Gene Ther. 2009 Feb; 20(2):147-58.
Shelbourne KD, Gray T, Haro M. Incidence of subsequent injury to either knee within 5 years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with patellar tendon autograft. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Feb; 37(2):246-51.
Centeno JM, Woolf S, Reid JB, Lubowitz JH. Do anterior cruciate ligament allograft culture results correlate with clinical infections? Arthroscopy. 2007 Oct; 23(10):1100-3.