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Britton W. Brewer, Allen E. Cornelius, Judy L. Van Raalte, and Howard Tennen

responses to sport injury, the main purpose of the current study was to examine longitudinally perceived adversarial growth after a single type of injury—a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)—using a multidimensional measure of adversarial growth. Use of a longitudinal research design afforded the

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Steven M. Davi, Colleen K. Woxholdt, Justin L. Rush, Adam S. Lepley, and Lindsey K. Lepley

Unresolved alterations in quadriceps neural activity are common after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) and clinically significant, as depressed neural activity interferes with recovery. 1 – 3 To estimate incomplete neural activation, traditionally, quadriceps activation failure has

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Katherine A.J. Daniels, Eleanor Drake, Enda King, and Siobhán Strike

many field sports 1 and the task most commonly associated with noncontact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture. 2 – 4 ACL rupture is a common sporting knee injury, often requiring reconstruction surgery (ACL reconstruction, ACLR) and extensive rehabilitation. 5 , 6 In the period from 6 to 12

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Salman Nazary-Moghadam, Mahyar Salavati, Ali Esteki, Behnam Akhbari, Sohrab Keyhani, and Afsaneh Zeinalzadeh

Anterior cruciate ligament deficiency (ACLD) is a common sports-related injury commonly followed by knee instability. 1 . Previous studies have shown that mechanical and functional instability of the knee, impaired muscle recruitment, loss of force, muscle atrophy, and impaired neuromuscular

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Rafael Squillantini, Brielle Ringle, and Julie Cavallario

Clinical Scenario Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) sprains are one of the most common lower extremity injuries within physically active individuals. In the United States alone, approximately 250,000 ACL sprains occur annually. 1 ACL sprains are one of the most costly lower extremity injuries, due

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Shelby A. Peel, Lauren E. Schroeder, Zachary A. Sievert, and Joshua T. Weinhandl

Noncontact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are traumatic injuries that often occur in sports where running, landing, and cutting are primary movements. 1 Nearly 70% of all ACL injuries are classified as noncontact ACL injuries, 2 meaning there is no direct contact to the knee at the

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Damien Murphy, Quinette A. Louw, Colum Moloney, Dominique Leibbrandt, and Amanda M. Clifford

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are among the most severe injuries in Gaelic games. 1 Gaelic football and hurling are the national sports of Ireland, played under the advocacy of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA). These competitive sports demand intermittent high-intensity movements

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Komeil Dashti Rostami, Aynollah Naderi, and Abbey Thomas

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury occurs frequently during athletic activity, precipitating numerous immediate and long-term consequences such as pain, disability, and ultimately joint degeneration. 1 In many individuals with ACL injury, altered movement patterns have been demonstrated

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Jonathon R. Staples, Kevin A. Schafer, Matthew V. Smith, John Motley, Mark Halstead, Andrew Blackman, Amanda Haas, Karen Steger-May, Matthew J. Matava, Rick W. Wright, and Robert H. Brophy

The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a commonly injured ligament in the body, often but not always requiring operative intervention. 1 The incidence of ACL reconstruction continues to rise, increasing by 20% over the last decade, with the most rapid increase occurring in patients aged between

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Wei-Cheng Chao, Jui-Chi Shih, Kuan-Chung Chen, Ching-Lin Wu, Nai-Yuan Wu, and Chien-Sheng Lo

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is one of the most common knee injuries. In recent years, with the increase of exercise population, the incidence has increased significantly. 1 Previous studies have indicated that the mechanisms of ACL injuries could be divided into 2 categories: contact