Anatomy of ACL Tears - A Common Sports Injury
Yann-Fuu Kou, an MS2, explains what an ACL tear is and how it severely impacts many athletes.

By Yann-Fuu Kou, MS2

Many athletes suffer ACL tears, but why does it take players out of the game? Here I present an overview of the anatomy of the ACL, its key role in stabilizing the knee, and the implications of an injury.