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Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Knot/Press-fit Technique

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital Identifier:
First received: September 9, 2010
Last updated: September 10, 2010
Last verified: September 2010
This study presents an arthroscopic-assisted PCL reconstruction using femoral knot/press-fit technique with a periosteum-enveloping graft in tibial tunnel. The investigators evaluated the results of patients with PCL ruptures, who undergoing PCL reconstruction using this unique technique.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Non-hardware Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Knot/Press-fit Technique With Periosteum-Evenloping Hamstrings Tendon Autograft

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Further study details as provided by Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital:

Enrollment: 30
Study Start Date: January 2003
Study Completion Date: December 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 60 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with PCL tear who received surgery

Inclusion Criteria:


Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01200095

Sponsors and Collaborators
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
Principal Investigator: Tai-Yuan Chuang Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Tai-Yuan Chuang, Department of Traumatology Identifier: NCT01200095     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 99045
Study First Received: September 9, 2010
Last Updated: September 10, 2010 processed this record on May 23, 2017