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ACL reconstruction surgery with Mr Richard Villar

Location: http://www.sportsinjuryclinic.net/sport-injuries/knee-pain/acl-injury/surgery-acl-injury

The ACL is probably the most commonly ruptured ligament in the knee. A full rupture is usually treated with surgical reconstruction followed by extensive rehabilitation. Here, respected orthopaedic surgeon Mr Richard Villar, discusses the procedure.
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tear

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/knee/anterior-cruciate-ligament-injuries.html

The Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) is the most commonly injured ligament of the knee. The ligament is most commonly injured during an athletic activity. This injury has received a great deal of attention from orthopedic surgeons over the past 15 years and very successful operations to reconstruct the torn anterior... Highly Reputable
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Collateral Ligament Tears

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/knee/collateral-ligament-injuries.html

The Collateral Ligaments are commonly injured structures in the knee. These injuries can occur in many ways. The injury usually involves a significant force, such as a fall while skiing or a direct force to the side of the leg. Highly Reputable
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Life after Surgery Suggestions from Patients

Location: http://www.arthroscopy.com/sp05030.htm

Here's the list of what you should consider doing before surgery to be ready for life after surgery!! Expert
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Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tears

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/knee/posterior-cruciate-ligament-injuries.html

The Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) is one of the less commonly injured ligaments of the knee. Understanding this injury and developing new ways for treatment for this injury has lagged behind the other cruciate ligament in the knee, the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), probably because there are far fewer PCL... Highly Reputable
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ACL BBS

Location: http://factotem.com/kneeboard/

Bob's Kneeboard: The Online Community for ACL reconstruction and knee rehabilitation
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Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction

Location: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/orthopedicsurgery/acl.html

Johns Hopkins Orthopaedic Surgery: Patient Guide to Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction Expert
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Bob's Bum Knees

Location: http://www.willmot.com/knees/

Bob Willmot's anterior curciate ligament injury and reconstruction
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Knee ligament injuries

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=157

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetKnee ligament injuries Highly Reputable
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Preventing ACL injuries in women

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=158

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetPreventing ACL injuries in women Highly Reputable
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Ron McClellan's ACL Surgery

Location: http://www.ronmcclellan.com/acl/

My thoughts about my recent ACL surgery (pre and post op). Some of it is funny and everybody will enjoy. Some will only really be helpful for those who are about to experience the same procedures that I have.
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Women and ACL Injuries

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=85&

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetWomen and ACL Injuries Highly Reputable
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