Mechanisms of injury of the anterior cruciate ligament in soccer players.


Journal Article

Despite the great amount of research that has been focused on the anterior cruciate ligament in recent years, relatively little is known about the exact mechanisms that cause these injuries. By defining the factors that contribute to these injury mechanisms in soccer players, the authors hope to facilitate appropriate training methods and work at preventing these serious injuries.

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Cited Authors

  • Delfico, AJ; Garrett, WE

Published Date

  • October 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 779 - vii

PubMed ID

  • 9922901

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9922901

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1556-228X

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0278-5919

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0278-5919(05)70118-6


  • eng