Management of anterior cruciate ligament revision in adults: the 2022 ESSKA consensus part I—diagnostics and preoperative planning
Tischer, T., Beaufilis, P., Becker, R. et al. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00167-022-07214-w
“The aim of this European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Consensus is to provide a combination of ‘scientific’ evidence-based and expert-based recommendations about the diagnosis, preoperative assessment, indication and management of patients with failed ACL reconstruction to further improve the outcome after” anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction revision. This document focuses on preoperative diagnostics and planning. The results are organized by 18 questions that have a one to four paragraph answer. The authors also offer an algorithm for ACL reconstruction failure management. The complete report is also available at ESSKA’s website.