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Active people in their 30s, 40s and 50s want to eliminate pain and continue their activities, and surgery has become a more acceptable option. But how are outcomes different for this age group, and what could they try instead of surgery?
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears are one of the most common knee injuries for athletes and non-athletes alike. With decades of concentrated research and medical advancements, are ACL tears still the career-haunting injury they have a reputation for?