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Table 6 Surgical treatment of injuries

From: An Analysis of Knee Injuries in Rugby League: The Experience at the Newcastle Knights Professional Rugby League Team

Type of injury Number surgery required Proportion surgery required (%)
MCL tear 0.0 0.0
ACL 3.0 100.0
PCL/PLC 0.0 0.0
Chondral/meniscal 8.0 17.6
PFJ/extensor mechanism 1.0 9.1
Other/minor 0.0 0.0
All injuries 12 13.5
  1. MCL medial collateral ligament, ACL anterior cruciate ligament, PCL/PLC posterior cruciate ligament/posterolateral corner, PFJ patellofemoral joint