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Higher re-rupture rate in quadriceps tendon ACL reconstruction surgeries performed in Denmark: let’s return to the mean

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Abbreviations

ACL:

Anterior cruciate ligament

QT:

Quadriceps tendon

HT:

Hamstring tendon

PSM:

Propensity score matching

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CJ and RS have made substantial contributions to acquisition of data, analysis and interpretation of data. EC, RP and JC have been involved in drafting the manuscript and revising it critically. MO has made substantial contributions to conception and design, acquisition of data, analysis and interpretation of data.

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Ollivier, M., Jacquet, C., Pailhe, R. et al. Higher re-rupture rate in quadriceps tendon ACL reconstruction surgeries performed in Denmark: let’s return to the mean. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 28, 3655–3656 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00167-020-05961-2

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Keywords

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Quadriceps tendon
  • Patellar tendon
  • Revision rate
  • Hamstring tendon