Early changes in bone shape after ACL repair may predict the development and extent of post-traumatic osteoarthritis.
The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded Cleveland Clinic $6 million to study techniques used for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction.
Prognostic information should aid physicians in counseling patients regarding expectations and managing modifiable risk factors that can significantly influence their outcomes.
MOON findings demonstrate the importance of restoring meniscal function through repair whenever possible after ACL reconstruction.
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Open Knee(s) is creating publicly accessible virtual knee models faithful to specimen-specific anatomy and mechanics. The models should help speed translation of research into clinical care in a cost-effective way. .
For insertional Achilles ruptures with gaps greater than 5 cm, autologous hamstring reconstruction is a straightforward, reliable procedure that helps achieve stable repair and ensures best outcomes.
A Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network (MOON) study led by Cleveland Clinic found that partial meniscectomy, meniscus repair and older age are predictors of increased joint space narrowing in the medial compartment.
A leader of the Multicenter Orthopaedic Outcomes Network explains how the effort is much more than a registry, how it’s shaped ACL reconstruction so far and what 10-year follow-up data may reveal.
The hemisphere’s largest documented collection of human skeletal remains resides less than a mile from Cleveland Clinic. Here’s how we’ve been using it to advance research and practice in orthopaedics