An association between femoral trochlear morphology and non-contact anterior cruciate ligament total rupture: a retrospective MRI study


IŞIKLAR S., Ozdemir S., GÖKALP G.

SKELETAL RADIOLOGY, vol.50, no.7, pp.1441-1454, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00256-020-03706-3
  • Journal Name: SKELETAL RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1441-1454
  • Keywords: Femoral trochlear morphology, Anterior cruciate ligament, Rupture, Intercondylar notch, Knee, MRI, CHONDROMALACIA PATELLA, DYSPLASIA, INJURY, KNEE, INSTABILITY, RISK, BIOMECHANICS, GEOMETRY
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction The present study aims to investigate the association of the femoral trochlear morphology with the risk of ACL injury and whether this can be considered an additional risk factor in this clinical table.