THE ASSOCIATION OF ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT INJURY WITH KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS AND TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTYO. Krahelski O. Keenan C. Scott J.F. Keating
Background: There is evidence that anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) deficiency leads to mild osteoarthritis (OA). However, there has been a lack of studies investigating its association with severe OA and the need for subsequent total knee arthroplasty (TKA).