ACL Conference Recap

This is Mick Hughes’ blog entry recapping the ACL conference held at La Trobe two weeks ago. Mick was one of the speakers at the conference as well. You can click on the link below to check out my blog entry on the event with access to some of the resources provided by La Trobe…

La Trobe SEM ACL Symposium (17-18 Nov)

Some of you may know that La Trobe SEMRC held an ACL symposium last Friday and Saturday at their campus in Melbourne, Australia. There was an excellent line up of speakers, it was really a shame I was not able to attend. Christian Barton shared the La Trobe SEMR FB group on twitter and did 3 live…

Young Athletes After ACLR Cleared for Sports Participation: How Many Actually Meet Recommended RTS Criteria Cutoffs?

This study from the US came out a couple weeks ago if I’m not mistaken. It was published in the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT). Published: 2017 (Exact date not found) Open-access: NO This was a prospective cohort study. Participants: 115 young athletes (88 females) RTS Criteria used: International Knee Documentation Committee…

Evidence-based clinical practice update: practice guidelines for ACL rehabilitation based on a systematic review and multidisciplinary consensus

This is a review paper on current practice guidelines for ACLR rehab. This comes by instruction from the Royal Dutch Society for Physical Therapy (KNGF) to develop an evidence statement for rehab after ACLR. Published online first: 18 August 2016 Open-access: YES This review is more than a year old now so there have been…

Incidence of ACL injury in each sports

This is the presentation by Takeshi Muneta at the IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport on the incidence of ACL injuries in all the different sports with available data. The conference was held earlier this year in March in Monaco. This is the first presentation during the “ACL session”. Takeshi’s…