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Why autologous hamstring tendon reconstruction should now be considered the gold standard for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in athletes

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  • Competing interests: LP has received research funds from Johnson & Johnson, Smith+Nephew, Linvatec, Stryker. LP has received consultant fees and royalties from Smith+Nephew, Tuta, Australian Medical Technologies. JR has received research funds and consultancy fees from Stryker. LS position is funded by research funds as disclosed above.

  • Figures reprinted from American Journal of Sports Medicine. The final, definitive version of this paper has been published in American Journal of Sports Medicine 35(1) 2007[4] by SAGE Publications Ltd, All rights reserved. ©