Skip to main content

Table 3 Functional outcomes

From: Effect of haemarthrosis on the rehabilitation of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction- single bundle versus double bundle

   Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Week 1 Week 4 Week 8
Pain SB 2.7 2.2 1.8 1.6 1.2 0.5
VAS DB 4.2 3.9 3.7 2.7 2.3 0.8
Range of motion SB NA NA NA 4.1° 3.2°
Loss of terminal extension DB NA NA NA 8.3o 6.7o 1.2o
Loss of terminal flexion SB NA NA NA 60.2° 32 ° 15°
DB NA NA NA 63.1o 34o 11o
*Thigh circumference deficit (cm) SB NA NA NA 2.2 0.8 0.3
DB NA NA NA 3.6 2.4 1.1
Haemarthrosis SB 1.2 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.6 0
(Grade) DB 2.3 2.2 1.8 1.5 1.1 0.3
  1. SB = Single Bundle ACL group DB = Double bundle ACL group.