The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) connects the shin bone (tibia) to the thigh bone (femur) and prevents it from moving too far forward. In certain situations, this stabilizing ligament can tear.
The most common symptoms associated with Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears include:
The most common causes of Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tears include:
ACL Knee Braces
Braces prevent the shin bone from moving too far forward relative to the thigh bone. This act mimics the work of an intact ACL ligament thereby eliminating re-aggravation to the injured ligament.