Piia Suomalainen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tampere
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. pmc Double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a review of literature
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Teiskontie 35, 33520, Tampere, Finland
    Int Orthop 37:227-32. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective randomized study with 5-year results
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Teiskontie 35, Tampere, 33520, Finland
    Am J Sports Med 40:1511-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: randomized clinical and magnetic resonance imaging study with 2-year follow-up
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Am J Sports Med 39:1615-22. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of tunnel placements and clinical results of single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction before and after starting the use of double-bundle technique
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Tampere, Finland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:646-53. 2013
  5. doi request reprint ACL reconstruction with double-bundle technique: a review of clinical results
    Timo Jarvela
    Sports Clinic and Hospital Mehilainen, Tampere, Finland
    Phys Sportsmed 39:85-92. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a review of literature
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Teiskontie 35, 33520, Tampere, Finland
    Int Orthop 37:227-32. 2013
    ..The ACL consist of two bundles, anteromedial (AM) and posterolateral (PL). The conventional single-bundle method reconstructs the AM bundle only, while the modern double-bundle technique recreates both bundles for their anatomical sites...
  2. doi request reprint Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective randomized study with 5-year results
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Teiskontie 35, Tampere, 33520, Finland
    Am J Sports Med 40:1511-8. 2012
    ..Surgical technique is essential in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  3. doi request reprint Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: randomized clinical and magnetic resonance imaging study with 2-year follow-up
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Am J Sports Med 39:1615-22. 2011
    ..One aspect of the debate over the reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament is whether it should be carried out with the single-bundle or double-bundle technique...
  4. doi request reprint Comparison of tunnel placements and clinical results of single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction before and after starting the use of double-bundle technique
    Piia Suomalainen
    Tampere University Hospital TAYS, Tampere, Finland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:646-53. 2013
    ..To investigate whether the locations of the grafts in single-bundle (SB) anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction have changed to more anatomical as the double-bundle (DB) method has become more familiar...
  5. doi request reprint ACL reconstruction with double-bundle technique: a review of clinical results
    Timo Jarvela
    Sports Clinic and Hospital Mehilainen, Tampere, Finland
    Phys Sportsmed 39:85-92. 2011
    ..Therefore, only through long-term follow-up studies will we be able to determine whether the double-bundle reconstruction is really better than the single-bundle technique...