Incidence of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury as a Function of Gender, Sport, and Injury-Reduction Programs

Chadwick C. Prodromos*, Susan M. Finkle, Yung Han, Julie Rogowski, Brian T. Joyce

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Abstract

The relevant peer-reviewed published data on the incidence of ACL tears was acquired and reviewed for the purpose of comparing the incidence of ACL tears in the following ways:. Among sports Between females and males Between those who have completed a program to decrease the incidence of ACL tears and those who have not.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Anterior Cruciate Ligament
Subtitle of host publicationReconstruction and Basic Science: Second Edition
PublisherElsevier
Pages29-40.e2
ISBN (Electronic)9780323497398
ISBN (Print)9780323389624
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018

Keywords

  • Basketball
  • Football
  • Frequency
  • Incidence
  • Prevention
  • Skiing
  • Soccer
  • Sports
  • Volleyball

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Prodromos, C. C., Finkle, S. M., Han, Y., Rogowski, J., & Joyce, B. T. (2018). Incidence of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury as a Function of Gender, Sport, and Injury-Reduction Programs. In The Anterior Cruciate Ligament: Reconstruction and Basic Science: Second Edition (pp. 29-40.e2). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-38962-4.00007-2