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Dash's Bock Out For The Season
The Houston Dash confirmed via their Twitter account late Tuesday afternoon that Brittany Bock suffered a torn ACL from Saturday's match against the Portland Thorns.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Orthopedic surgeons to discuss effects of delaying critical knee surgery at ICJR Middle East 2014
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Notre Dame's Achonwa staying Indiana; picked 9th overall in WNBA Draft
The Indiana Fever selected Achonwa with the 9th overall pick in the WNBA Draft Monday night, despite the fact that the Irish senior will miss the entire 2014 season with a torn ACL.
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Spoiler Alert: OutKast's Coachella performance is making the rounds
If you've implemented the OutKast social media blackout, and don't want to know anything about the show, please stop reading now ... If you missed it, OutKast's April 11 Coachella performance made its way onto YouTube over the weekend.
Orthopedic Surgeons to Discuss Effects of Delaying Critical Knee Surgery at UAE Medical Conference
Anterior cruciate ligament injuries are caused when the knee is straightened beyond its normal limits , twisted, or bent side to side.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Michael Lamb on rack as knee fails again
SHATTERED Holbrook forward Michael Lamb is set to retire after injuring his knee for the second time in 12 months.
Tide's Eddie Jackson suffers knee injury
"Eddie Jackson had an MRI Sunday which confirmed that he had ligament damage in his knee that required surgery," Saban said in a statement released by the university.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
ACL injury for Daniel Rich
The Brisbane Lions' already stuttering season has been dealt a major blow, with the club confirming on its website that key onballer Daniel Rich had ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Report: Alabama cornerback Eddie Jackson has a torn ACL
Alabama sophomore cornerback Eddie Jackson has a torn ACL, ESPN reported a day after he went down in the Saturday scrimmage.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
If you have ever had a torn knee ligament, I need your help.
For about 4 months, I didn't realize that the reason I was having so much trouble walking and standing was from an old ACL injury from 26 years ago.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Achonwa will miss Final Four with knee injury
Notre Dame says forward Natalie Achonwa sustained a knee injury in the regional semifinal against Baylor and won't be able to play for the Fighting Irish in the Final Four.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Gophers football: Linebacker Cody Poock suffers torn ACL
Gophers junior linebacker Cody Poock suffered a torn right anterior cruciate ligament injury during Saturday's practice, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.
Multi-ligament knee injuries common
Every year in the United States, millions of patients visit doctors' offices because of common knee injuries such as fractures, dislocations, sprains and ligament tears.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Return-to-Sport Outcomes at 2 to 7 Years After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery
The American Journal of Sports Medicine , Vol. 40, No. 1. , pp. 41-48, doi:10.1177/0363546511422999 Background: Most people have not returned to their preinjury level of sports participation at 12 months after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery.
Knee arthritis more likely after ACL surgery
People who have had reconstructive surgery for a knee ligament tear develop wear-and-tear arthritis in the injured knee three times more often than in the uninjured knee, according to a new study.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Stretching aims to reduce knee-injuries in children
Tearing the anterior cruciate ligament, or ACL, is something professional athletes fear, but doctors in East Texas and across the United States say they are seeing more of the knee-related injuries in elementary-aged children.
Some skiers may not require surgery for torn knee ligament, study shows
Nearly a quarter of recreational skiers who tear their anterior cruciate ligament while hitting the slopes may be able to recover without surgery, according to a study published last month by the Hospital For Special Surgery in New York City.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Cytori says study using therapy to treat ACL injury underway in Spain
Cytori says study using therapy to treat ACL injury underway in Spain Cytori Therapeutics announces the first investigator-initiated study evaluating Cytori Cell Therapy as a potential concomitant treatment for Anterior-cruciate ligament injury.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female athletes: Part 1, mechanisms and risk factors.
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Anterior cruciate ligament injuries in female athletes: Part 2, a...
Female athletes have a 4 to 6 times higher incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injury than do male athletes participating in the same landing and pivoting sports.