Rick Wright, MD, the author of this blog, is a sports medicine physician at Washington University Orthopedics in St. Louis and the head team physician for the St. Louis Blues. He specializes in the treatment of sports-related injuries, and has special interests in knee ACL and revision ACL injuries, meniscus injuries, articular cartilage injuries of the knee, shoulder instability, rotator cuff disease, and total knee replacements. Your comments and feedback are encouraged.
Friday, November 30, 2018
Ligament Laxity Leads To Worse ACL Reconstruction Outcomes
I was involved with a recent MOON (Multi-center Orthopaedic Outcomes Network) study that demonstrates that patients with loose ligaments and hyperextension have worse results and more frequent graft failures. Read details HERE