As surgical educators, the greatest challenges that lie before us are to impart proper clinical decision making skills, understanding of disease processes, and sound surgical techniques.
Ligamentous Injuries of the Knee is one part textbook, one part surgical atlas, and one part a personal reflection into managing complex injuries of the knee. It is meant to accelerate your journey as a surgeon by imparting you with the most advanced concepts for management of these difficult injuries.
In the past, many ligamentous injuries were deemed to be life altering. The approach to injury, decision-making, and procedures recommended in this book are meant to serve as a roadmap to clinical success when treating patients with complex ligamentous injuries of the knee.
Each of the authors has been handpicked not just for their world-renowned expertise in various areas of complex knee ligament reconstructive and repair surgery, orthobiologics, and rehabilitation, but also for their devotion to teaching and surgical education. Each author is a proven, effective communicator with meticulous technique and passion for improved outcomes. Here they present their, pearls, tricks and tools for success with a variety of detailed illustrations to improve your understanding of complex knee anatomy and surgical concepts.
Chapter 1. The Evaluation of the Patient with a Knee Ligament Injury
Chapter 2. Autograft and Allograft Options in Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries.
Chapter 3. Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft Harvest for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 4. Hamstring Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Literature Review, Potential Complications, and Harvesting Technique
Chapter 5. Tibial Tunnel Placement in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery
Chapter 6. Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using a Medial Portal Technique
Chapter 7. Outside-In Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 8. Transtibial Anterior Cruciate Reconstruction
Chapter 9. Quadriceps Tendon Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 10. Anatomic Individualized Single-Bundle and Double-Bundle Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 11. Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 12. The Role of Ligament Repair in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries
Chapter 13. Arthroscopic Single-Bundle Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 14. Endoscopic Double-Bundle Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 15. Arthroscopic Inlay Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 16. Open Inlay and Onlay Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 17. Posterior Cruciate Ligament Avulsion Fractures: Diagnosis and Treatment
Multiligamentous and Collateral Ligament Injuries
Chapter 18. Treatment of Medial Sided Knee Injuries
Chapter 19. Treatment of Lateral-Sided Knee Injuries
Chapter 20. Management of Multiligamentous Knee Injuries
Miscellaneous Topics in Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Chapter 21. Pediatric and Adolescent Ligamentous Knee Injuries
Chapter 22. The Role of Osteotomy in Ligament Deficient Knees
Chapter 23. Complications in Knee Ligament Surgery
Chapter 24. Rehabilitation Following Knee Ligament Injury
Chapter 25. The Use of Biologics in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
About the Editors
Title: Ligamentous Injuries of the Knee
Authors: Randy Mascarenhas, Sanjeev Bhatia, Walter R. Lowe
Orthopedic Research and Therapy
Editorial: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.