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Interesting work being done in Belgium for ACL recoveries
« on: November 06, 2013, 06:41:36 AM »
http://www.kuleuven.be/english/news/new-ligament-discovered-in-the-human-knee

This links to an article describing why some reconstructed knees continue to have episodes of giving way due to pivot shift during activity.

An interesting development and may actually further better treatment for those of us who suffered massive injuries.

1989 big trauma R. knee - sorted
1990-2004 3ACL recons and 20+ arthroscopies -RK
3/06 LK ACL torn!
4/06 ACL recon, kneecap broken
09 &10/06- 2x meniscus trims
3/07 - Notch Plastic & Lateral Release
14/8/08 complete revision ACL plus LCL/PLC recon
6/2/09 returned to skiing! Whoopee















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