Arthroscopic Management of Tibial Spine Avulsion in Children: a Retrospective Study with a Minimum Four Year Follow-Up

SUMMARY Isolated avulsion of the tibial spine occurs in children and can be associated with residual insufficiency of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). Completely displaced tibial spine fractures are managed with open or arthroscopic surgical fixation. This retrospective study describes the results obtained with arthroscopic reduction at a mean follow-up of 81.6 months. Eleven patients were treated with arthroscopic … Continued