ACL is an abbreviation for 'anterior cruciate ligament'.

The anterior cruciate ligament is one of the two large ligaments right inside the knee joint, which are both important for knee stability.

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A discussion based upon an interesting thread in the KNEEguru Forum (bulletin board).

Image of ACL Injuries in the Female Athlete: Causes, Impacts, and Conditioning Programs

A book review.

Image of ACL Injury Rehabilitation: Everything You Need to Know to Restore Knee Function and Return to Activity

This e-book is from two knee experts, offering detailed and practical protocols for rehabilitation after injury to the ACL and after ligament reconstruction surgery.

Image of ACL Injury: Everything You Need to Know to Make the Right Treatment Decision

This e-book is from from two knee experts, written in a style for everyone to be able to understand the key issues and well illustrated in full colour.

Who's Who in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery?

This section lists knee surgeons who the KNEEguru website has identified as having expertise or a special interest in the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) of the knee.

A recent 2012 'online first' publication in the KSSTA journal (Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy) entitled '...

There are important issues relating to the timing of cruciate ligament surgery.