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Clinical Study

Stability Outcomes following Computer-Assisted ACL Reconstruction

1Division of Sports Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
2Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
3Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
4Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
5Department of Information Services, Rhode Island Hospital, Lifespan, Providence, RI 02903, USA

Received 29 August 2014; Revised 15 March 2015; Accepted 17 March 2015

Academic Editor: Peng Hui Wang

Copyright © 2015 Melissa A. Christino et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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