How to evaluate bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction - a critical review

T Hirschmann Michael
  • Muscles Ligaments and Tendons Journal, January 2017, CIC Edizioni Internazionali
  • DOI: 10.11138/mltj/2017.7.2.230

Bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction - a critical review

What is it about?

Bone tunnel widening is still a frequent complication after ACL reconstruction. Imaging of such processes are is still under debate. What is the best imaging modality and what exactly to evaluate?

Why is it important?

This review gives an overview about current imaging modalities and measurement methods with regards to bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction.

Perspectives

Dr Michael Tobias Hirschmann (Author)
Kantonsspital Baselland

See our latest article which deals with evaluation of bone tunnel widening in patients after ACL reconstruction. It gives a state of the art overview about current imaging modalities and the methods which can be used to assess bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction.

The following have contributed to this page: Dr Michael Tobias Hirschmann