Leading Article of the month

Leading Article of the Month

2018 International Olympic Committee consensus statement on prevention, diagnosis and management of paediatric anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries by Clare L. Ardern, Guri Ekå, Hege Grindem, Håvard Moksnes, Allen Anderson, Franck Chotel, Moises Cohen8, Magnus Forssblad, Theodore J. Ganley, Julian A. Feller, Jón Karlsson, Mininder S. Kocher, Robert F. LaPrade, Mike McNamee,

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KSSTA Awards Presented in 2018

We proudly introduce the winners of various KSSTA Awards 2016-2017, presented in May 2018 at the 18th ESSKA Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. KSSTA-Jón Karlsson Young Researcher Award in Clinical Science Elmar Herbst (Germany) Sufian Ahmad (Switzerland) KSSTA Best Paper Award F. Stensbirk et al: Iliotibial band autograft versus bone-patella-tendon-bone

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Leading article of March 2018

Anatomic patellar instability risk factors in primary lateral patellar dislocations do not predict injury patterns: an MRI-based study by Marc A. Tompkins, Sara R. Rohr, Julie Agel and Elizabeth A. Arendt The leading article, “Anatomic patellar instability risk factors in primary lateral patellar dislocations do not predict injury patterns: an MRI-based study”, is a review of a

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Leading article of February 2018

ACL-reconstructed and ACL-deficient individuals show differentiated trunk, hip, and knee kinematics during vertical hops more than 20 years post-injury by Markström JL, Tengman E, Häger CK Rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is very common in sports and often occurs in non-contact situations with full weight-bearing on one leg and with multi-plane

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KSSTA Numbers

  • Impact factor

  • Section Rank in Orthopedics

    10 of 77
  • Section Rank in Surgery

    36 of 200

Abstracted/Indexed in: PubMed/Medline, Science Citation Index/Journal Citation Report

ISSN 0942-2056 Print
ISSN 1433-7347 Online

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