Resources

  • References


    Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated February 13, 2014. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Anterior cruciate ligament injuries. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Ortho Info website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00549. Updated March 2009. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Anterior cruciate ligament injuries: treatment and rehabilitation. Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine and Science website. Available at:
    http://sportsci.org/encyc/aclinj/aclinj.html. Updated April 18, 1998. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    ACL Injury: Does It Require Surgery? American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website. Available at:
    http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00297. Updated September 2009. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Griffin LY, Agel J, et al.
    Noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries: risk factors and prevention strategies.
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg.
    2000;8:141-150.


    Knee sprains and meniscal injuries. Merck Manual for Health Care Professionals. Available at:
    http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/injuries%5Fpoisoning/fractures%5Fdislocations%5Fand%5Fsprains/knee%5Fsprains%5Fand%5Fmeniscal%5Finjuries.html. Updated August 2013. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    Ligament injuries to the knee. John Hopkins Medicine website. Available at.
    http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/healthlibrary/conditions/adult/orthopaedic%5Fdisorders/ligament%5Finjuries%5Fto%5Fthe%5Fknee%5F85,P00926. Accessed February 28, 2014.


    7/6/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Prodromos CC, Han Y, et al. A meta-analysis of the incidence of anterior cruciate ligament tears as a function of gender, sport, and a knee injury-reduction regimen.
    Arthroscopy.
    2007;23:1320-1325.

    5/12/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Anterior cruciate ligament injuries: Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. Pediatrics. 2014 Apr [Epub ahead of print].

  • Resources

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    http://orthoinfo.org

    American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

    http://www.sportsmed.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Orthopaedic Association

    http://www.coa-aco.org

    Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation

    http://www.canorth.org