MCL Injuries and Recovery

MCL Injuries and Recovery - Pistons' Marvin Bagley III (knee) out 3-4 weeks

MCL injuries usually heal on their own, but it really depends on where the MCL is torn and how badly it is torn. Many injuries are low grade and respond well to physical therapy and immediate range of motion.

Two Fixation Points Are Better for Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction

Two Fixation Points Are Better for MPFL Reconstruction

Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction has gained in popularity over the past 15 years, with most studies showing a clear advantage over techniques such as medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) repair or medial imbrication for the treatment of patellar instability. A debate continues as to the type of fixation on the patella, tunnel versus suture anchor, as […]

Editorial Commentary: Two Fixation Points Are Better for MPFL Reconstruction

Two Fixation Points Are Better for MPFL Reconstruction

Medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction has gained in popularity over the past 15 years, with most studies showing a clear advantage over techniques such as MPFL repair or medial imbrication for the treatment of patellar instability. A debate continues as to the type of fixation on the patella, tunnel versus suture anchor, as well as […]