Smith & Nephew’s newest installment into the interactive educational series is the Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction of the knee. The surgical technique discussed in the Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction of the knee is a classic technique and may be successfully performed by utilizing Smith & Nephew’s knee arthroscopy portfolio including patient positioning, instrumentation, blades and burrs, coblation, visualization, fixation devices, suture anchors and suture passers.
This book was prepared under the guidance of Dr. Robert E. Hunter, Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center Salida, CO. It is provided for educational and informational purposes only. It contains a summary of a medical technique and opinion based upon the surgeon’s training and expertise in the field, along with his knowledge of Smith & Nephew’s Knee Arthroscopy portfolio of products. Smith & Nephew does not provide medical advice and this technique guide is not intended to serve as such. It is the responsibility of the treating physicians to determine and utilize the appropriate products and techniques according to their own clinical judgment for each of their patients. For more information on the products in this surgical technique, including indications for use, contraindications, effects, precautions and warnings, please consult the products’ Instructions for Use (IFU).