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Table 4 Summary of included original studies investigating ‘supervised rehabilitation duration’

From: The Influence, Barriers to and Facilitators of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rehabilitation Adherence and Participation: a Scoping Review

Author (year) Design Population Investigation OM assessment (months) OMs
n Age (mean) Sex Graft Activity level
Ebert et al. (2019) [50] Retrospective 111 27.3 M 73
F 38
HS Noyes level 1 or 2 sports participation Level of post-operative rehabilitation completed (7 point scale) 12.5 (at RTS) NSARS, single hop for distance, triple hop for distance, 6 m timed hop, triple crossover hop for distance, isokinetic Fl and ext (90deg/sec)
Edwards et al. (2017) [51] Retrospective 113 27 M 75
F 38
HS Noyes level 1 or 2 sports participation Level of post-operative rehabilitation completed (7 point scale) 10-14 IKDC subjective knee evaluation, NSARS, single hop for distance, triple hop for distance, 6m timed hop, triple crossover hop for distance, isokinetic Fl and ext (90deg/sec), pass/fail of the test battery
Krolikowska et al. (2018) [52] Retrospective 38 29.7 M 38 HS Sports participation Supervised rehabilitation < 6 months and > 6 months Average of 2 years IKDC knee evaluation form, DL and SL vertical hop analysis, Lachman’s, pivot shift
Krolikowska et al. (2018) [53] Prospective 35 27.3 M 35 HS Not stated Supervised rehabilitation < 6 months and > 6 months 7 (end of stage 4) IKDC knee evaluation form, DL and SL vertical hop analysis
Krolikowska et al. (2019) [54] Retrospective 143 29.3 M 143 HS Sports participation (but not high level) Supervised rehabilitation < 6 months and > 6 months 7 (end of stage 4) Isokinetic Fl (180deg/sec)
Krolikowska et al. (2018) [55] Retrospective 30 26.1 M 30 HS Sports participation Supervised rehabilitation < 3 months and > 6 months 8 IKDC knee examination Form, VAS pain, agility test (speed and time)
Krolikowska et al. (2018) [56] Retrospective 30 26.2 M 30 HS Sports participation (but not high level) Supervised rehabilitation < 3 months and > 6 months 8 Isokinetic Fl and ext (180deg/sec and 60deg/sec)
Rosso et al. (2018) [57] Retrospective 174 29.5 M 141
F 35
HS/BPTB Sports participation Supervised rehabilitation < 3 months and > 3 months 3.75 years IKDC knee evaluation form, pivot shift, Lachman’s, anterior crackling, single hop for distance, Lysholm knee score, IKDC subjective knee evaluation, return to sport status, SPORTS score, ACL-RSI, re-rupture
  1. ACL anterior cruciate ligament, ACL-RSI anterior cruciate ligament—return to sport after injury, BPTB bone patella tendon bone, deg/sec degrees per second, DL double leg, ext extension, F female, Fl flexion, HS hamstring, IKDC International knee documentation committee, LSI limb symmetry index, m metre, M male, NSARS Noyes sports activity rating scale, SL single leg, SPORTS subjective patient outcome for return to sports