Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using a hamstring graft: a retrospective comparison of tunnel widening upon use of two different femoral fixation methods


Mermerkaya M. U. , ATAY Ö. A. , KAYMAZ B., Bekmez S., Karaaslan F., DORAL M. N.

KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY, vol.23, no.8, pp.2283-2291, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00167-014-3034-1
  • Title of Journal : KNEE SURGERY SPORTS TRAUMATOLOGY ARTHROSCOPY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2283-2291

Abstract

To compare femoral and tibial tunnel widening (TW) in patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction using an interference screw (IS), or an EndoButton-Continuous Loop(A (R)) on the femoral side, and an IS/staple on the tibial side.