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Course Outline posterolateral corner injuries of the knee

Part 1 - What the posterolateral corner is and why it matters

Part 2 - Key structures of the posterolateral corner

Part 3 - Mechanism of injury of the posterolateral corner

  • Assessing the integrity of the posterolateral corner
  • Classification of partial to complete posterolateral corner injuries

Part 4 - Managing posterolateral corner injuries without surgery

  • Acute knee injuries
  • Chronic knee injuries

Part 5 - Surgery for posterolateral corner injuries

  • Preoperative considerations
  • Evaluation at surgery
  • Fibular collateral ligament procedures
  • Popliteus muscle-tendon-ligament unit procedures
  • Posterolateral capsule procedures

Part 6 - Rehabilitation after posterolateral corner surgery

  • Avoiding complications
  • Rehabilitation program

Part 7 - Rehabilitation protocol after posterolateral corner surgery

  • Overview
  • Phase 1. Weeks 1-2 (Visits: 2-4)
  • Phase 2. Weeks 3-4 (Visits: 2-4)
  • Phase 3. Weeks 5-6 (Visits: 1-2)
  • Phase 4. Weeks 7-8 (Visits: 1-2)
  • Phase 5. Weeks 9-12 (Visits: 1-2)
  • Phase 6. Weeks 13-26 (Visits: 2-3)
  • Phase 7. Weeks 27-52 (Visits: 2-3)

Part 8 - Outcomes after posterolateral corner injury

  • What is a good outcome?
  • Anatomic posterolateral reconstruction
  • Femoro-fibular posterolateral reconstruction
  • Proximal advancement posterolateral structures
  • Causes of failure of posterolateral operative procedures

Updated: 11 Apr, 2013
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