Treatment after anterior cruciate ligament injury: Panther Symposium ACL Treatment Consensus Group
Diermeier T, Rothrauff BB, Engebretsen L, Lynch AD, Ayeni OR, Paterno MV, Xerogeanes JW, Fu FH, Karlsson J, Musahl V, Svantesson E, Hamrin Senorski E, Rauer T, Meredith SJ; Panther Symposium ACL Treatment Consensus Group. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2020 May 9. doi: 10.1007/s00167-020-06012-6. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32388664..
An international group of 66 experts offered consensus statements on operative vs. non-operative treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries. The group unanimously supported nine statements and 2 more statements received strong consensus. These are summarized in a table. Each statement is complemented by a brief literature review.