Table of Contents

Part 1. Knee Anatomy

1. Medial and Anterior Knee Anatomy

Alvin Detterline, John Babb, and Frank R. Noyes

2. Lateral, Posterior, and Cruciate Knee Anatomy

Justin P. Strickland, Eric W. Fester, and Frank R. Noyes

Part 2. Classification and Biomechanics

3. The Scientific Basis for Examination and Classification of Knee Ligament Injuries

Frank R. Noyes and Edward S. Grood

4. Knee Ligament Function and Failure

Frank R. Noyes and Edward S. Grood

Part 3. Anterior Cruciate Ligament



Chapter 3: Biology of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Graft Healing

"Complex Knee Disorders: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Clinical Outcomes"


Asheesh Bedi and Fellow

Shoulder and Sports Medicine Service

Hospital for Special Surgery

Weill Medical College of Cornell University

310 East 71st Street, 7D

New York City, NY 10021


Corresponding Author:

Scott A. Rodeo

6. Human Movement and ACL Function: ACL-Deficiency and Gait Mechanics

Thomas P Andriacchi and Sean F Scanlan

7. ACL Primary and Revision Reconstruction: Diagnosis, Operative Techniques, Clinical Outcomes

Frank R. Noyes, Sue D. Barber-Westin

8. Graft Options for ACL Revision Reconstruction

Lonnie E. Paulos and Anastassios Karistinos

9. Allografts: Graft Sterilization and Tissue Bank Safety Issues

C. Thomas Vangsness, Jr.

10. Scientific and Clinical Basis for Double-Bundle ACL Reconstruction in Primary and Revision Knees Scientific and Clinical Basis for Double-Bundle Primary ACL Reconstruction



Susan Jordan, Wei Shen, and Freddie Fu



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About the author

Frank Noyes

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman and Medical Director, Cincinnati Sports Research and Orthopaedic Center; President, Cincinnati Sports Medicine Research and Education Foundation; Former Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine; Former Adjunct Professor, Noyes Tissue Engineering and Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Cincinnati College of Engineering, Cincinnati, OH