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Prevention, diagnosis and management of paediatric ACL injuries
  1. Clare L Ardern1,2,
  2. Guri Ranum Ekås3,4,5,
  3. Hege Grindem6,
  4. Håvard Moksnes4,
  5. Allen Anderson7,
  6. Franck Chotel8,
  7. Moises Cohen9,
  8. Magnus Forssblad10,
  9. Theodore J Ganley11,
  10. Julian A Feller12,13,
  11. Jón Karlsson14,
  12. Mininder S Kocher15,16,
  13. Robert F LaPrade17,18,
  14. Michael McNamee19,
  15. Bert Mandelbaum20,
  16. Lyle Micheli15,16,21,
  17. Nicholas G H Mohtadi22,
  18. Bruce Reider23,
  19. Justin P Roe24,
  20. Romain Seil25,26,
  21. Rainer Siebold27,28,
  22. Holly J Silvers-Granelli29,
  23. Torbjørn Soligard30,34,
  24. Erik Witvrouw31,
  25. Lars Engebretsen3,4,5,30
  1. 1Division of Physiotherapy, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden
  2. 2School of Allied Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  3. 3Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  4. 4Oslo Sports Trauma Research Centre (OSTRC), Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
  5. 5Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  6. 6Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
  7. 7Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
  8. 8Department of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Hôpital Femme Mere Enfant, Lyon, France
  9. 9Orthopedic Department, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
  10. 10Stockholm Sports Trauma Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
  11. 11Department of Orthopaedics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  12. 12OrthoSport Victoria Research Unit, Epworth Healthcare, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  13. 13College of Science, Health and Engineering, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  14. 14Department of Orthopaedics, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
  15. 15Division of Sports Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  16. 16Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
  17. 17Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado, USA
  18. 18The Steadman Clinic, Vail, Colorado, USA
  19. 19College of Engineering, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
  20. 20Santa Monica Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group, Los Angeles, California, USA
  21. 21The Micheli Center for Sports Injury Prevention, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
  22. 22University of Calgary Sports Medicine Centre, Calgary, Canada
  23. 23Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
  24. 24North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  25. 25Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Centre Hospitalier Luxembourg, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
  26. 26Sports Medicine Research Laboratory, Luxembourg Institute of Health, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
  27. 27Institute for Anatomy and Cell Biology, Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg, Germany
  28. 28HKF International Center for Hip, Knee, Foot Surgery and Sportstraumatology, ATOS Klinik, Heidelberg, Germany
  29. 29FIFA Medical Center of Excellence, Velocity Physical Therapy, Los Angeles, California, USA
  30. 30Medical and Scientific Department, International Olympic Committee, Chateau de Vidy, Lausanne, Switzerland
  31. 31Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
  32. 34Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Clare L Ardern, Division of Physiotherapy, Linköping University, Linköping 581 83, Sweden; c.ardern{at}

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