Support Groups and Forums, ACL Reconstruction Journals Topic-Specific Articles Studies> Physical Therapy Links
SUPPORT GROUPS AND FORUMS:
Florida Knee and Orthopedics Message Board - Another highly-visited message board where you can share your stories and get advice.
Knee1.comAn information resource as well as a place to communicate with other knee patients.
ACL RECONSTRUCTION JOURNALS
Ron McClellan's ACL Surgery - Read Ron's in-depth and humorous account of his ACL surgery.
Martha Cepeda's ACL Diary Martha tore her ACL skiing.
TOPIC-SPECIFIC ARTICLES AND STUDIES
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries in Female Athletes: Why Are Women More Susceptible?- Very interesting article that is of interest to women with ACL injuries. This article makes a lot of sense!
Link Found Between Menstrual Cycle And Knee InjuriesAnother reason why women have more problems with their knees than men.
Timing, Effort Keys To Recovery From Common Knee Surgery A study at Ohio State University tells us why we have to wait for a good range of motion to come back before surgery, and why getting range of motion back quickly after surgery is necessary. If your surgeon suggests keeping you immobilized for a week after surgery, this is a great article to show him.