The University of Delaware Physical Therapy Department
sponsors a Journal Club for the sports medicine community including local
physicians, physical therapists, athletic trainers, researchers and biomechanists on the third monday
of every month. The purpose of the Journal Club is to critically review the
current literature on topics of particular interest to the Sports Medicine
and Orthopaedic Community. Examples of previous
topics include ergogenic aides, concussions, and
This Month's Journal Club
Link To Articles
Monday, November 28, 2005
Special Olympics Building
PCL operative and non-operative treatment
Bergfeld, JA., et al. (2005) A Biomechanical Comparison of Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions Using Single-and Double-Bundle Tibial Inlay Techniques. American Journal of Sports Medicine. 33(7).
Toritsuka, Y., et al (2004) Conservative treatment for rugby football players with an acute isolated posterior cruciate ligament injury. Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 12:110-114.
Wang, CJ., et al (2003). Arthroscopic single versus double bundle cruciate ligament reconstructions using hamstring autograft. Injury. 35:1293-1299.
Adachi, N., et al (2003) Temporal changes in posterior laxity after isolated posterior cruciate ligament injury. Acta Orthop Scand 76(6).
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For more information, or
if you are interested in joining, call Tara Manal MPT,OCS Clinic Director
at the University of Delaware Physical Therapy Clinic, 831-8893 or e-mail email@example.com.