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Complications and Pitfalls in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Synthetic Grafts

  • Mark H. Getelman
  • Marc J. Friedman

Abstract

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is now widely accepted and routinely performed. It is estimated that 60,000 to 75,000 surgical procedures are performed annually in the United States.

Keywords

Fatigue Europe Osteoarthritis Posite Polypropylene 

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  • Marc J. Friedman

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