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Cycling with a torn ACL

A torn ACL involves tearing of the anterior cruciate ligament which is a piece of tissue that connects the femur bone to the tibia bone. The treatment usually involves surgery to fix the tear and then followed by physical therapy for rehabilitation. The non-surgical treatment involves rehabilitation to restore the range of motion of the […]

Can I continue running with a torn ACL?

Running with a torn ACL might to possible after conservative rehabilitation but it also depends on the degree of the tear and accompanying symptoms. The ACL or anterior cruciate ligament is responsible for stabilizing the knee joint while engaging in physical activities such as running. An incomplete or full rupture of the ACL can result […]