Likelihood of ACL graft rupture: not meeting six clinical discharge criteria before return to sport is associated with a four times greater risk of rupture

This must be one of the top 10 papers last year, according to Karim Khan it has to date more than 25k views. Published online: 15 July 2016 Open-access: Yes This is a must read for those who treat ACL patients. This study was done at Aspetar who looked 158 ACLR professional athletes who returned…

Time to RTP after hamstring injury

This is a study from Feb 2016 by Phil Jacobsen and colleagues at Aspetar on using physical examination to predict RTP times. The full title is: A combination of initial and follow-up physiotherapist examination predicts physician-determined time to return to play after hamstring injury, with no added value of MRI Basically they used a number…