pediatric orthopaedic care

The Surgical Preparedness Program at UCLA Health eases anxiety and improves outcomes for children with cerebral palsy

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • August 30, 2021

Tears and injuries of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in the knee are epidemic in youth sports. Studies have shown that the rate of ACL injuries is increasing as sports participation increases. About a third of preteen and teen soccer players will sustain an ACL tear.

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