Fear of ACL reinjury

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The primary aim of this study was to compare fear and certainty of reinjury between follow-up time points and three treatment groups: no anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, pre-ACL reconstruction, and post-ACL reconstruction. This study also sought to identify prognostic factors for fear of reinjury following injury or ACL reconstruction.

Status of project: completed

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Fear of Reinjury Following Surgical and Nonsurgical Management of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: An Exploratory Analysis of the NACOX Multicenter Longitudinal Cohort Study

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Researchers involved in this study included Dr Stephanie Filbay and collaborators from Linköping University. The study was funded by Swedish Medical Research Council, the Swedish Research Council for Sport Science, the Medical Research Council of Southeast Sweden FORSS, Medical Faculty at Linkoping University, and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

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