Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

A Practical Surgical Guide

  • Rainer Siebold
  • David Dejour
  • Stefano Zaffagnini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Robert Śmigielski, Urszula Zdanowicz, Michał Drwięga, Bogdan Ciszek, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 3-10
    3. Tomoyuki Mochizuki, Akimoto Nimura, Kazunori Yasuda, Takeshi Muneta, Keiichi Akita
      Pages 11-17
    4. Rainer Siebold, Peter Schuhmacher, Axel Brehmer, Francis Fernadez, Robert S´migielski, Joachim Kirsch
      Pages 19-27
    5. Robert Śmigielski, Urszula Zdanowicz, Michał Drwięga, Bogdan Ciszek, Christian Fink, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 29-32
  3. Biomechanics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 39-48
    3. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 49-53
    4. Milos Dordevic, Michael T. Hirschmann
      Pages 55-57
  4. ACL Augmentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Mark Bergin, Marcus Hofbauer, Bruno Ohashi, Volker Musahl
      Pages 61-71
    3. Jürgen Höher, Christoph Offerhaus
      Pages 77-84
    4. Philippe Colombet, Rainer Siebold
      Pages 85-88
    5. Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Philippe Colombet, Rainer Siebold, Pooler Archbold, Pierre Chambat, Jacopo Conteduca et al.
      Pages 89-98
    6. Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Jacopo Conteduca, Pooler Archbold, Mathieu Thaunat
      Pages 99-105
  5. Single Bundle ACL Reconstruction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Rainer Siebold, Volker Musahl, Yuichi Hoshino, Christopher D. Murawski, Georgios Karidakis
      Pages 109-122
    3. Michael E. Hantes, Alexander Tsarouhas
      Pages 123-127
    4. Juan Carlos Monllau, Wolf Petersen, Christian Fink, Sven U. Scheffler, Pablo Eduardo Gelber, Christian Hoser
      Pages 129-146
    5. Christophe Hulet, Goulven Rochcongar, Valentin Chapus
      Pages 147-158
    6. Tim Spalding, Curtis Robb, Charles H. Brown Jr.
      Pages 159-179
    7. Rainer Siebold, Hans H. Pässler
      Pages 181-184
    8. Wolf Petersen, Rainer Siebold, Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Jacopo Conteduca, Pooler Archbold, Mathieu Thaunat et al.
      Pages 185-201
    9. Rainer Siebold, Peter Schuhmacher
      Pages 203-208
    10. Sven U. Scheffler
      Pages 209-214
    11. Giuseppe Milano, Wolf Petersen, Juergen Hoeher, Hans H. Paessler, Ralph Akoto, Vincenzo Campana et al.
      Pages 215-256
    12. Rob P. A. Janssen, Sven U. Scheffler
      Pages 257-265
    13. Martina Åhlén, Mattias Lidén, Jüri Kartus
      Pages 267-274
    14. Steven Claes, Rene Verdonk, Johan Bellemans, Peter C. Verdonk
      Pages 275-279
  6. Double Bundle ACL Reconstruction

  7. ACL Reconstruction with Extra-articular Stabilisation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 297-297
    2. David Dejour, Stefano Zaffagnini, Panagiotis G. Ntagiopoulos, Alberto Grassi, Giulio Maria Marcheggiani Muccioli, Maurilio Marcacci
      Pages 299-316
    3. Cathal J. Moran, Peter C. Verdonk, Koen Lagae, Geert DeClercq
      Pages 317-324
  8. ACL and Open Physis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 325-325
    2. Karl-Heinz Frosch, Romain Seil, Rainer Siebold, Franck Chotel, Shinya Oka, Achim Preiss
      Pages 327-346
    3. Elisabeth Abermann, Peter Gföller, Christian Hoser, Christian Fink
      Pages 347-364
  9. One-Stage Revision

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 365-365
    2. Hélder Pereira, Nuno Sevivas, Rogério Pereira, Alberto Monteiro, Ricardo Sampaio, Joaquim Miguel Oliveira et al.
      Pages 367-386
    3. Martin Lind
      Pages 387-403
  10. Spongiosaplasty and Two-Stage Revision

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 405-405
    2. João Espregueira-Mendes, Hélder Pereira, Alberto Monteiro, Joaquim Miguel Oliveira, Rui Luís Reis, Pedro Luís Ripóll et al.
      Pages 407-417
    3. Rainer Siebold, Hans H. Pässler
      Pages 419-422
  11. ACL + Osteotomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 423-423
    2. Pedro Pessoa
      Pages 425-440
    3. Christophe Hulet, Aude Sebilo, Sylvie Collon
      Pages 441-446

About this book


This practical and instructional guidebook, written by international experts in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, covers all challenging aspects of ACL rupture in the acute and chronic setting. It covers the latest, spectacular anatomical findings, treatment of partial ACL tears, various techniques for single- and double-bundle ACL reconstruction, and complex ACL revision surgery. Important surgical steps are clearly described with the help of instructive, high-quality photographs. Important tips, tricks, and pitfalls are highlighted and intra- and postoperative complications, rehabilitation, and prevention of re-rupture are discussed. All authors are prominent and experienced ACL surgeons.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Rainer Siebold
    • 1
  • David Dejour
    • 2
  • Stefano Zaffagnini
    • 3
  1. 1.ATOS Hospital HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany
  2. 2.Lyon Ortho ClinicLyonFrance
  3. 3.Istituti Ortopedico Rizzoli Clinica Ortopedica Traumatologica IIIBolognaItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information ESSKA 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-45348-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-45349-6
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