Article Abstract

Early clinical findings may predict long-term development of radiographic knee osteoarthritis in patients with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

Authors: Britt Elin Øiestad, Constance R. Chu

Abstract

The ideal consultation for a patient with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is when he or she receives evidence-based advice and information regarding future knee function and knee health—both short and long term—for different treatment options.