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, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 76–81 | Cite as

Tecnica outside-in nelle lesioni meniscali isolate e con ricostruzione del LCA

  • Alessandro Paraskevopoulos
  • Filippo Calderazzi
  • Gianluca Coviello
  • Francesco Ceccarelli
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Outside-in technique in meniscal isolated tears and with reconstruction of LCA

Abstract

We have investigated the outcome of the outside-in suture technique in a 28 patients. Seventeen patients had isolated meniscal tears (Group A), and 11 had meniscal tears with anterior cruciate ligament rupture (Group B). All patients were clinically evaluated, before surgery and postoperatively. By statistical comparison of clinical outcomes of the two groups, we found better results in Group B than in Group A, showing a significant difference. We believe the critical factor leading to a better outcome of the suture can be attributed to the haemarthrosis generated during the ACL repair.

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Conflitto di interesse

Gli autori Alessandro Paraskevopoulos, Filippo Calderazzi, Gianluca Coviello e Francesco Ceccarelli dichiarano di non aver alcun conflitto di interesse.

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Tutte le procedure descritte nello studio e che hanno coinvolto esseri umani sono state attuate in conformità alle norme etiche stabilite dalla dichiarazione di Helsinki del 1975 e successive modifiche. Il consenso informato è stato ottenuto da tutti i pazienti inclusi nello studio.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alessandro Paraskevopoulos
    • 1
  • Filippo Calderazzi
    • 1
  • Gianluca Coviello
    • 1
  • Francesco Ceccarelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Scienze Chirurgiche, Unità Operativa di Clinica OrtopedicaAzienda Ospedaliero–Universitaria di ParmaParmaItalia

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