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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury

2017-06-28T04:12:26+00:00

Often with knee injures, the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is damaged or torn. In fact, this type of injury is quite common. Each year, about 300,000 people worldwide undergo surgery to repair a damaged ACL. Women are more susceptible to ACL injuries than men, and studies have shown that the reason for this may be that in sports, women tend to hold their trunks and hips in a more erect posture while performing running and jumping maneuvers. [...]

Anatomy And Function Of The Knee

2017-06-28T04:12:21+00:00

The knee is a complex joint made up of bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage. It may be described as a hinge joint, similar to the hinge on a door. The knee not only bends back and forth but also has a complex rotational component that occurs with flexion and extension. [...]

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