Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries

A Practical Guide to Management

  • Gregory C. Fanelli

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Anatomy and Biomechanics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Christopher D. Harner, Tracy M. Vogrin, Savio L-Y. Woo
      Pages 3-22
    3. Robert F. LaPrade, Timothy S. Bollom
      Pages 23-46
    4. Fred Flandry, Christian C. Perry
      Pages 47-61
  3. Diagnosis and Evaluation

  4. Nonoperative Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. John A. Bergfeld, Manuel Leyes, Gary J. Calabrese
      Pages 117-131
  5. Surgical Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Richard D. Parker, John A. Bergfeld, David R. McAllister, Gary J. Calabrese
      Pages 157-173
    3. Don Johnson, J. P. Laboureau
      Pages 189-214
    4. Roger V. Larson, Michael H. Metcalf
      Pages 237-247
    5. Craig J. Edson, Daniel D. Feldmann
      Pages 267-289
    6. Gregory C. Fanelli, Timothy J. Monahan
      Pages 291-302
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 303-305

About this book


POSTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT INJUIRES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MANAGEMENT, presents the orthopaedic surgeon an unprecedented review of the most recent and advanced knowledge needed to diagnosis and treat PCL injuries successfully. This comprehensive and practical volume covers everything from biomechanics and anatomy, non-operative treatment and rehabilitation to the latest surgical treatments of PCL injuries using arthroscopy, grafts and synthetic ligament substitutes. Each of this early written chapters is accompanied by a wealth of line drawings and photographs demonstrating both the surgical and non-surgical approaches to examination and treatment. For any orthopaedic surgeon confronted by knee injuries, this volume is fundamental reading.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Gregory C. Fanelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Sports Injury Clinic and Arthroscopic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryGeisinger Medical CenterDanvilleUSA

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