, University of Oslo , Postboks1089, 0318 Oslo , Norway 1 Ortopedisk Klinikk , Ahus, 1478 Nordbyhagen , Norway 2 Christian Owesen Purpose and hypothesis The main purpose of the study is to put focus on the
Christian Owesen Purpose The main purpose of the study was to provide an overview of injury mechanisms, concomitant injuries, and other relevant epidemiological data for patients treated in Scandinavia with
Background: Reports on outcome after posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) reconstruction often contain both isolated PCL and combined knee ligament injuries. This makes it difficult to conclude on the outcome after reconstruction of isolated PCL injuries.
Objectives: Background: Isolated posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries are severe knee injuries, often caused by a sports injury or a traffic accident and can be treated either conservatively (with a brace and exercises) or by reconstructive surgery. Results reported after reconstructive surgery contain a mixture of isolated and combined knee ligament injuries. Consequently...