Bruce D Beynnon

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Affiliation: University of Vermont
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury rehabilitation in athletes. Biomechanical considerations
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    Sports Med 22:54-64. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic anterior cruciate ligament deficiency is associated with increased anterior translation of the tibia during the transition from non-weightbearing to weightbearing
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Orthop Res 20:332-7. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Ankle ligament injury risk factors: a prospective study of college athletes
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Mc Clure Musculoskeletal Research Center Stafford Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Orthop Res 19:213-20. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament strain in-vivo: a review of previous work
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Biomech 31:519-25. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint In vitro testing protocols for the cruciate ligaments and ligament reconstructions
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 6:S70-6. 1998
  6. pmc Effects of increased chronic loading on articular cartilage material properties in the lapine tibio-femoral joint
    Maria L Roemhildt
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, 95 Carrigan Drive, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Biomech 43:2301-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Geometric profile of the tibial plateau cartilage surface is associated with the risk of non-contact anterior cruciate ligament injury
    Bruce D Beynnon
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    J Orthop Res 32:61-8. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries, part 2
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1751-67. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Application of a clinic-based algorithm as a tool to identify female athletes at risk for anterior cruciate ligament injury: a prospective cohort study with a nested, matched case-control analysis
    John Goetschius
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, 95 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1978-84. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries, part I
    Bruce D Beynnon
    University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1579-602. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury rehabilitation in athletes. Biomechanical considerations
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, USA
    Sports Med 22:54-64. 1996
    ..Future studies should strive to determine the actual loads transmitted across the knee and ACL graft strain during various rehabilitation exercises and relate these to the healing response of the knee and graft...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chronic anterior cruciate ligament deficiency is associated with increased anterior translation of the tibia during the transition from non-weightbearing to weightbearing
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Orthop Res 20:332-7. 2002
    ..This observation could explain, at least in part, one of the mechanisms that initiates damage to the meniscus and articular cartilage in subjects that have suffered an ACL tear...
  3. ncbi request reprint Ankle ligament injury risk factors: a prospective study of college athletes
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Mc Clure Musculoskeletal Research Center Stafford Hall, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Orthop Res 19:213-20. 2001
    ..Generalized joint laxity, strength, postural stability, and muscle reaction time were unrelated to injury...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament strain in-vivo: a review of previous work
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Biomech 31:519-25. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint In vitro testing protocols for the cruciate ligaments and ligament reconstructions
    B D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 6:S70-6. 1998
    ..The strengths of different models to characterize the biomechanical behavior of the knee are reviewed...
  6. pmc Effects of increased chronic loading on articular cartilage material properties in the lapine tibio-femoral joint
    Maria L Roemhildt
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, 95 Carrigan Drive, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Biomech 43:2301-8. 2010
    ..This work begins to elucidate the chronic-load threshold and the time course of cartilage degeneration at different levels of altered loading...
  7. doi request reprint Geometric profile of the tibial plateau cartilage surface is associated with the risk of non-contact anterior cruciate ligament injury
    Bruce D Beynnon
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    J Orthop Res 32:61-8. 2014
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries, part 2
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1751-67. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Application of a clinic-based algorithm as a tool to identify female athletes at risk for anterior cruciate ligament injury: a prospective cohort study with a nested, matched case-control analysis
    John Goetschius
    University of Vermont College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, 95 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1978-84. 2012
    ..The ability of this algorithm to identify athletes at increased risk of suffering ACL injury has not been assessed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries, part I
    Bruce D Beynnon
    University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1579-602. 2005
    ..We were surprised to learn that considerable advances have been made during the past decade regarding the treatment of this devastating injury...
  11. doi request reprint Accelerated versus nonaccelerated rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective, randomized, double-blind investigation evaluating knee joint laxity using roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis
    Bruce D Beynnon
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:2536-48. 2011
    ..The relationship between the biomechanical dose of rehabilitation exercises administered after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction and the healing response of the graft and knee is not well understood...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effect of anterior cruciate ligament deficiency and functional bracing on translation of the tibia relative to the femur during nonweightbearing and weightbearing
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:99-105. 2003
    ..Much of what is known about functional bracing is derived from studies of the knee during unweighted or weightbearing conditions, whereas little is known about the transition between these postures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Kneeling kinematics after total knee arthroplasty: anterior-posterior contact position of a standard and a high-flex tibial insert design
    Kathryn M Coughlin
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, Vermont 05405, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:160-5. 2007
    ..The patients with the Flex inserts achieved greater range of motion without different tibiofemoral contact behavior...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tibiofemoral kinematic analysis of kneeling after total knee arthroplasty
    Stephen J Incavo
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:906-10. 2004
    ..The relationship between tibiofemoral contact position and flexion angle was more variable for CR (r2=.38) than for PS (r2=.64). Knee kinematics was similar to other deep-flexion weight-bearing activities...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship between markers of type II collagen metabolism and tibiofemoral joint space width changes after ACL injury and reconstruction
    Timothy W Tourville
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:779-87. 2013
    ..Little is known regarding the physiological changes in articular cartilage that occur after an ACL injury and the onset of OA...
  16. doi request reprint Assessment of early tibiofemoral joint space width changes after anterior cruciate ligament injury and reconstruction: a matched case-control study
    Timothy W Tourville
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:769-78. 2013
    ..Furthermore, there is a paucity of information regarding JSW changes in healthy patients, making JSW interpretation challenging during early PTOA progression...
  17. doi request reprint Effect of muscle loads and torque applied to the tibia on the strain behavior of the anterior cruciate ligament: an in vitro investigation
    Hiroto Fujiya
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Robert T Stafford Hall, 95 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 26:1005-11. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of muscle contraction and tibial torques applied about the long axis of the tibia on anterior cruciate ligament strain behavior...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of coordinate system choice and segment reference on RSA-based knee translation measures
    Christina L Beardsley
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Stafford Hall, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Biomech 40:1417-22. 2007
    ..Although the data analyzed presently involved the knee joint, similar issues surround the RSA motion analysis of other joints as well...
  19. ncbi request reprint Tibial axis and patellar position relative to the femoral epicondylar axis during squatting
    Kathryn M Coughlin
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0084, USA
    J Arthroplasty 18:1048-55. 2003
    ..The reduced mediolateral shift of the patella suggests that alignment of the femoral component with the FE axis will aid patellar tracking about a circular arc with small deviations in the medial-lateral direction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Increased Slope of the Lateral Tibial Plateau Subchondral Bone Is Associated With Greater Risk of Noncontact ACL Injury in Females but Not in Males: A Prospective Cohort Study With a Nested, Matched Case-Control Analysis
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Bruce D Beynnon, McClure Professor of Musculoskeletal Research, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405 0084
    Am J Sports Med 42:1039-48. 2014
    ..These observations need to be confirmed in more rigorously designed investigations...
  21. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized clinical investigation of the treatment of first-time ankle sprains
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:1401-12. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint The effect of estradiol and progesterone on knee and ankle joint laxity
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1298-304. 2005
    ..Little is known about whether joint laxity varies cyclically during the menstrual cycle and if so, whether it is modulated by cyclic variations of estradiol (E2) and progesterone (P4)...
  23. ncbi request reprint The relationship between menstrual cycle phase and anterior cruciate ligament injury: a case-control study of recreational alpine skiers
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:757-64. 2006
    ..Female athletes suffer a greater incidence of anterior cruciate ligament tears compared with male athletes when participating in common sports; however, very little is known about the factors that explain this disparity...
  24. pmc Material properties of articular cartilage in the rabbit tibial plateau
    Maria L Roemhildt
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, 95 Carrigan Drive, 412 Stafford Hall, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Biomech 39:2331-7. 2006
    ..Values for Poisson's ratio were 22% less in the medial compartment compared to the lateral compartment...
  25. ncbi request reprint In vivo loads in the medial compartment of the rabbit knee
    Kathryn M Coughlin
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:1007-9. 2005
    ..The compressive loads produced in the medial compartment of a rabbit knee during hopping are unknown, and necessary for the development of an animal model to study unicompartmental osteoarthritis...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of compressive load and knee joint torque on peak anterior cruciate ligament strains
    Braden C Fleming
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:701-7. 2003
    ..High graft strains incurred during rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction may be minimized if an external compressive load is simultaneously applied to the joint during closed kinetic chain exercises...
  27. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective, randomized, double-blind comparison of programs administered over 2 different time intervals
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Stafford Hall Room 438A, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:347-59. 2005
    ....
  28. pmc Risk factors for anterior cruciate ligament injury: a review of the literature-part 2: hormonal, genetic, cognitive function, previous injury, and extrinsic risk factors
    Helen C Smith
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    Sports Health 4:155-61. 2012
    ..It is important to have a comprehensive understanding of all possible risk factors for ACL injury to identify individuals who are at risk for future injuries and to provide an appropriate level of counseling and programs for prevention...
  29. ncbi request reprint First-time inversion ankle ligament trauma: the effects of sex, level of competition, and sport on the incidence of injury
    Bruce D Beynnon
    University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Stafford Hall, Room 438A, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 33:1485-91. 2005
    ..Inversion ankle trauma is disabling, yet little is known regarding the incidence rate of first-time ankle sprains and how it is influenced by factors including sex, level of competition, and sport...
  30. ncbi request reprint Femoral component sizing in total knee arthroplasty: size matched resection versus flexion space balancing
    Stephen J Incavo
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:493-7. 2004
    ..05). The preoperative varus knees were more sensitive to the differences in measurement methods than the valgus knees (P<.05). A flexion space that is too small may adversely affect the clinical outcome of knee arthroplasty...
  31. doi request reprint Geographic mapping of meniscus and cartilage lesions associated with anterior cruciate ligament injuries
    James R Slauterbeck
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2094-103. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the associations between patient sex, age, and surgical delay and the frequency and location of meniscus and articular cartilage lesions seen at the time of the anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction...
  32. ncbi request reprint Early revision for component malrotation in total knee arthroplasty
    Stephen J Incavo
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:131-6. 2007
    ..Internal component malrotation leads not only to patellofemoral problems, but also to difficulty in gap balancing and femoral component sizing, which may in turn lead to either poor range of motion or symptoms of knee instability...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effect of bracing on proprioception of knees with anterior cruciate ligament injury
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Burlington 05405 0084, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 32:11-5. 2002
    ..Two years following ACL reconstruction there is no deficit in the threshold to detection of passive knee motion and the use of a brace has no effect on this outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament replacement: comparison of bone-patellar tendon-bone grafts with two-strand hamstring grafts. A prospective, randomized study
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1503-13. 2002
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Analyzing glenohumeral torque-rotation response in vivo
    Christina L Beardsley
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, College of Medicine, 438 Stafford Hall, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 25:759-64. 2010
    ..Devices designed to date have suffered from poor reliability. In this study we introduce a new device and methods to evaluate human shoulder kinematics and evaluate its reproducibility from subject to subject and from day to day...
  36. ncbi request reprint Radiographic measurement of anterior talar translation in the ankle: determination of the most reliable method
    Bruce D Beynnon
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 20:301-6. 2005
    ..This information is necessary to standardize radiographic evaluation of injured ankles and for biomechanical studies of the ankle joint, but has never been investigated...
  37. doi request reprint Relationship between isokinetic strength and tibiofemoral joint space width changes after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Timothy W Tourville
    Bruce D Beynnon, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 95 Carrigan Drive, Stafford Hall 438A, Burlington, VT 05405
    Am J Sports Med 42:302-11. 2014
    ....
  38. pmc Changes induced by chronic in vivo load alteration in the tibiofemoral joint of mature rabbits
    Maria L Roemhildt
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:1413-22. 2012
    ..This work demonstrates that in vivo chronic compressive load alteration to the tibiofemoral joint can initiate progressive macroscopic and histological-based degenerative changes analogous to the early changes occurring in OA...
  39. ncbi request reprint Measurement of anterior-posterior knee laxity: a comparison of three techniques
    Braden C Fleming
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont, Burlington 05405, USA
    J Orthop Res 20:421-6. 2002
    ..89). This study determined that the KT-1000 and RSA document temporal changes in A-P laxity following ACL reconstruction that were not documented by planar stress radiography...
  40. ncbi request reprint The safety and efficacy of a new adjustable plate used for proximal tibial opening wedge osteotomy in the treatment of unicompartmental knee osteoarthrosis
    Alex C Hennig
    Dept of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, 95 Carrigan Dr Stafford Hall, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Knee Surg 20:6-14. 2007
    ....
  41. pmc Risk factors for anterior cruciate ligament injury: a review of the literature - part 1: neuromuscular and anatomic risk
    Helen C Smith
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    Sports Health 4:69-78. 2012
    ..It is important to have a comprehensive understanding of all possible risk factors for ACL injury to identify individuals who are at risk for future injuries and to provide an appropriate level of counseling and programs for prevention...
  42. doi request reprint A prospective evaluation of the Landing Error Scoring System (LESS) as a screening tool for anterior cruciate ligament injury risk
    Helen C Smith
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, University of Vermont College of Medicinet, Burlington, VT 05405 0084, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:521-6. 2012
    ..The Landing Error Scoring System (LESS) has been developed as a tool that can be applied to identify individuals who display at-risk movement patterns during the DVJ...
  43. ncbi request reprint Efforts to improve cementless femoral stems in THR: 2- to 5-year follow-up of a high-offset femoral stem with distal stem modification (Secur-Fit Plus)
    Stephen J Incavo
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Berlington, 05405 0084, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:61-7. 2004
    ..Potential benefits of increased offset include improved joint stability and avoidance of leg lengthening...
  44. pmc In situ microindentation for determining local subchondral bone compressive modulus
    Mack G Gardner-Morse
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, 95 Carrigan Drive, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Biomech Eng 132:094502. 2010
    ..This method for measuring the subchondral bone in the same location as articular cartilage allows studies of the changes in these material properties with the onset and progression of osteoarthritis...
  45. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for knee ligament trauma
    Bruce D Beynnon
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 33:A10-3. 2003
  46. ncbi request reprint Anatomic rotational relationships of the proximal tibia, distal femur, and patella: implications for rotational alignment in total knee arthroplasty
    Stephen J Incavo
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabiliation, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    J Arthroplasty 18:643-8. 2003
    ..73), and between the FE and PF axes (6 degrees +/- 2 degrees, r(2) = 0.77). When the tibial baseplate was aligned along the PT axis, 30% of the cases were in an ideal position. When the FE axis was used, 73% were ideal...
  47. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of plantar loading parameters during gait in terms of reliability, variability, effect of gender and relationship between contact area and plantar pressure
    Darlene F Murphy
    McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:171-9. 2005
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Stabilizing effects of ankle bracing under a combination of inversion and axial compression loading
    Harukazu Tohyama
    Department Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Kita 15 Nishi 7 Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8638, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:373-8. 2006
    ..The most common mechanism for an ankle sprain injury is inversion rotation on a weight-bearing ankle. Therefore, we should not overestimate stabilizing effects of bracing from evaluations of bracing without axial compression loading...
  49. ncbi request reprint Open- or closed-kinetic chain exercises after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction?
    Braden C Fleming
    Bioengineering Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Research, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 33:134-40. 2005
    ..Recent biomechanical studies have shown that the peak strains produced on a graft are similar. Clinical studies suggest that both play a beneficial role in the early rehabilitation of the reconstructed knee...
  50. ncbi request reprint Anterior drawer test for acute anterior talofibular ligament injuries of the ankle. How much load should be applied during the test?
    Harukazu Tohyama
    Division of Medical Bioengineering and Sports Medicine, Department of Advanced Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 31:226-32. 2003
    ..There is a lack of consensus regarding the magnitude of load for performing the anterior drawer test in evaluating acute ankle injuries...
  51. ncbi request reprint Understanding and preventing noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injuries: a review of the Hunt Valley II meeting, January 2005
    Letha Y Griffin
    Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:1512-32. 2006
    ..This article reports on the presentations, discussions, and recommendations of this group...
  52. ncbi request reprint In vivo measurement of ligament/tendon strains and forces: a review
    Braden C Fleming
    Bioengineering Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedics, Brown Medical School Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 32:318-28. 2004
    ..These must be clearly understood in order to interpret the data reported in the literature that were obtained from such technologies, to design experiments that utilize these technologies, or to improve upon these technologies...
  53. ncbi request reprint Measurement of varus-valgus and internal-external rotational knee laxities in vivo--Part I: assessment of measurement reliability and bilateral asymmetry
    Sandra J Shultz
    Applied Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 237B HHP Building, P O Box 26170, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402 6170, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:981-8. 2007
    ..The VKLD yields reliable measures of VR-VL and INT-EXT laxities, with sufficient measurement precision to yield clinically relevant differences...
  54. ncbi request reprint Measurement of varus-valgus and internal-external rotational knee laxities in vivo--Part II: relationship with anterior-posterior and general joint laxity in males and females
    Sandra J Shultz
    Applied Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 237B HHP Building, P O Box 26170, Greensboro, North Carolina 27402 6170, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:989-96. 2007
    ..ANT was the sole predictor of INT-EXT in NWB, explaining 42.3% of the variance. These findings suggest that subjects who score higher on clinical measures of GJL and ANT are also likely to have greater VR-VL and INT-EXT knee laxities...
  55. doi request reprint Low-load behaviour of the patellar tendon graft and its relevance to the biomechanics of the reconstructed knee
    Naveen Chandrashekar
    Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 23:918-25. 2008
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  56. pmc Varus/valgus and internal/external torsional knee joint stiffness differs between sexes
    Randy J Schmitz
    Applied Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, 250 HHP Building, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1380-8. 2008
    ..Torsional joint stiffness is thought to play a role in the observed sex bias in noncontact anterior cruciate ligament injury rates...
  57. ncbi request reprint Nonweight-bearing anterior knee laxity is related to anterior tibial translation during transition from nonweight bearing to weight bearing
    Sandra J Shultz
    Applied Neuromechanics, Exercise and Sport Science, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, P O Box 26170, 237B HHP Bldg, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    J Orthop Res 24:516-23. 2006
    ..The potential for increased knee joint laxity to disrupt normal knee biomechanics during activities such as landing from a jump, or the foot strike phase of gait deserves further study...
  58. ncbi request reprint Intratester and intertester reliability of clinical measures of lower extremity anatomic characteristics: implications for multicenter studies
    Sandra J Shultz
    Applied Neuromechanics Research Laboratory, 237B HHP, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 16:155-61. 2006
    ..We also determined whether testers trained 18 months apart could perform these measurements with good agreement...
  59. ncbi request reprint Strain on the anterior cruciate ligament during closed kinetic chain exercises
    Annette Heijne
    Section of Sports Medicine, Department of Surgical Science, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 36:935-41. 2004
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  60. doi request reprint Total hip arthroplasty with the Secur-Fit and Secur-Fit plus femoral stem design a brief follow-up report at 5 to 10 years
    Stephen J Incavo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:670-6. 2008
    ..The stem design performed exceedingly well over the course of this study. Having a high-offset option aids the surgeon in proper leg length management...