Sports & Orthopaedic Journal Club

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 stress fractures. 

This Month's Journal Club

Date

 Link To Articles


Monday, April 20

11:30 am

Special Olympics Building

 

Topic: Difference in Graft Choices for ACL Reconstruction

1. Aglietti et al. (2004) Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Compared with Double Semitendinosus and Gracilis Tendon Grafts. A Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial

2. Wagner et al. (2005) Hamstring Tendon Versus Patellar Tendon Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using

3. Edgar et al. (2008) Prospective Comparison of Auto and Allograft Hamstring Tendon Constructs for ACL Reconstruction

4. Sajovic et al. (2006) A Prospective, Randomized Comparison of Semitendinosus and Gracilis Tendon Versus Patellar Tendon Autografts for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

5. Wright et al. (2008) A Systematic Review of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Rehabilitation I

6. Wright et al. (2008) A Systematic Review of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Rehabilitation II

 

 

 



 

 

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If you are interested in joining, call Airelle Hunter-Giordano, PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS, Associate Director of Sports Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware, 831-8893 or e-mail aohunter@udel.edu