Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

A Practical Surgical Guide

  • Rainer Siebold
  • David Dejour
  • Stefano Zaffagnini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Śmigielski, Urszula Zdanowicz, Michał Drwięga, Bogdan Ciszek, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 3-10
    3. Tomoyuki Mochizuki, Akimoto Nimura, Kazunori Yasuda, Takeshi Muneta, Keiichi Akita
      Pages 11-17
    4. Rainer Siebold, Peter Schuhmacher, Axel Brehmer, Francis Fernadez, Robert S´migielski, Joachim Kirsch
      Pages 19-27
    5. Robert Śmigielski, Urszula Zdanowicz, Michał Drwięga, Bogdan Ciszek, Christian Fink, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 29-32
  3. Biomechanics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 39-48
    3. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 49-53
    4. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 55-57
  4. ACL Augmentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Mark Bergin, Marcus Hofbauer, Bruno Ohashi, Volker Musahl
      Pages 61-71
    3. Jürgen Höher, Christoph Offerhaus
      Pages 77-84
    4. Philippe Colombet, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 85-88
    5. Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Philippe Colombet, Rainer Siebold, Pooler Archbold, Pierre Chambat, Jacopo Conteduca et al.
      Pages 89-98
    6. Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Jacopo Conteduca, Pooler Archbold, Mathieu Thaunat
      Pages 99-105
  5. Single Bundle ACL Reconstruction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Rainer Siebold, Volker Musahl, Yuichi Hoshino, Christopher D. Murawski, Georgios Karidakis
      Pages 109-122

About this book


This practical and instructional guidebook, written by international experts in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, covers all challenging aspects of ACL rupture in the acute and chronic setting. It covers the latest, spectacular anatomical findings, treatment of partial ACL tears, various techniques for single- and double-bundle ACL reconstruction, and complex ACL revision surgery. Important surgical steps are clearly described with the help of instructive, high-quality photographs. Important tips, tricks, and pitfalls are highlighted and intra- and postoperative complications, rehabilitation, and prevention of re-rupture are discussed. All authors are prominent and experienced ACL surgeons.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Rainer Siebold
    • 1
  • David Dejour
    • 2
  • Stefano Zaffagnini
    • 3
  1. 1.ATOS Hospital HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Lyon Ortho ClinicLyonFrance
  3. 3.Istituti Ortopedico Rizzoli Clinica Ortopedica Traumatologica IIIBolognaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ESSKA 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-45348-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-45349-6
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