Postoperative radiographs after ACL reconstruction are not cost-effective

Source:  Orthopedics, 2015, 38 (4) p. e339-e342

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Date of publication: April 2015

Publication type: Case study

In a nutshell: The aims of this study were to determine whether routine postoperative radiographs were cost-effective in patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction and whether these radiographs provided meaningful clinical information that changed postoperative management.

Length of publication: 4 pages

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Acknowledgement: Healio


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