ACL Injuries in Patients Over 40

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The purpose of this study was to determine the optimal treatment of an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear in patients aged 40 years or older. The study evaluated 100 randomly selected individuals aged 40 years or older with regard to the following variables: age, gender, activity level, and visual analog scale regarding potential outcome preferences. The patients were divided into operative and non-operative potential outcomes.

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