Graft choice in ACL reconstruction important for surgeons, patients

Using soft tissue allografts (cadaver tissue) in ACL reconstructions may increase the risks for a revision reconstruction postoperatively, according to research presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s Specialty Day. The study adds to research demonstrating that the bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft (graft harvested from the surgical patient) remains a strong choice for these surgeries. —> Read More