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Christopher D. Harner, MD, gives a presentation on orthopediac sports medicine focusing on knee ligaments.


  • Review techniques and sequence of ACL surgery
  • Describe approaches to PCL injuries
  • Discuss surgical decision making based on specific injuries


  • Middleton KK, Hamilton T, Irrgang JJ, Karlsson J, Harner CD, Fu FH. Anatomic anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction: a global perspective. Part 1. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014 Jul;22(7):1467-82.
  • Moloney G, Araujo P, Rabuck S, Carey R, Rincon G, Zhang X, Harner C. Use of a fluoroscopic overlay to assist arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Am J Sports Med. 2013 Aug;41(8):1794-800.
  • Mascarenhas R, Simon D, Forsythe B, Harner CD. ACL reconstruction in a teenage athlete with fibular hemimelia. Knee. 2014 Mar;21(2):613-6.


Dr. Christopher D. Harner has financial interests with the following any entity or entities producing health care goods or services as indicated below:

• Grant/Research Support: Smith & Nephew and ConMed Linvatec

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Release Date: 5/10/2014 | Last Modified On: 10/28/2014 | Expires: 10/28/2015

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