Médecin spécialiste en Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologie
Factors associated with concomitant meniscal and cartilage injuries in pediatric anterior cruciate ligament tears.
Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg-Clinique d’Eich, 78, rue d’Eich, L-1460 Luxembourg.
The objective of this study is to describe the profile of the ACL deficient child and
adolescent with opened growth plate and to better understand the associated lesions and
their associated factors in order to optimize the decision making concerning surgical versus
This study addresses a subject that is being debated in most of the recent scientific events as we are witnessing a dramatic increase of ACL tears in pediatric population over the last years.