Lars®

Human Artificial Ligaments

Publications

  1. Olson, E. J. et al. The biochemical and histological effects of artificial ligament wear particles: In vitro and in vivo studies. Am. J. Sports Med. 16, 558–570 (1988).
  2. Fu, F. H., Bennett, C. H., Ma, B. C., Menetrey, J. & Lattermann, C. Current trends in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: Part II. Operative procedures and clinical correlations. American Journal of Sports Medicine 28, 124–130 (2000).
  3. Badhe, N. P. & Forster, I. W. High tibial osteotomy in knee instability: The rationale of treatment and early results. Knee Surgery, Sport. Traumatol. Arthrosc. 10, 38–43 (2002).
  4. Nau, T., Lavoie, P. & Duval, N. A new generation of artificial ligaments in reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament. J. Bone Jt. Surg. – Ser. B 84, 356–360 (2002).
  5. Trieb, K. et al. In vivo and in vitro cellular ingrowth into a new generation of artificial ligaments. Eur. Surg. Res. 36, 148–151 (2004).
  6. Chen, J., Xu, J., Wang, A. & Zheng, M. Scaffolds for tendon and ligament repair: Review of the efficacy of commercial products. Expert Review of Medical Devices 6, 61–73 (2009).
  7. Gianotti, S. M., Marshall, S. W., Hume, P. A. & Bunt, L. Incidence of anterior cruciate ligament injury and other knee ligament injuries: A national population-based study. J. Sci. Med. Sport 12, 622–627 (2009).
  8. Wang, J. Q. et al. Clinical evaluation of double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction procedure using hamstring tendon grafts: A prospective, randomized and controlled study. Chin. Med. J. (Engl). 122, 706–711 (2009).
  9. Legnani, C., Ventura, A., Terzaghi, C., Borgo, E. & Albisetti, W. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with synthetic grafts. A review of literature. International Orthopaedics 34, 465–471 (2010).
  10. Gao, K. et al. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction With LARS Artificial Ligament: A Multicenter Study With 3- to 5-Year Follow-up. Arthrosc. – J. Arthrosc. Relat. Surg. 26, 515–523 (2010).
  11. Liu, Z. T., Zhang, X. L., Jiang, Y. & Zeng, B. F. Four-strand hamstring tendon autograft versus LARS artificial ligament for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Int. Orthop. 34, 45–49 (2010).
  12. Hamido, F. et al. The use of the LARS artificial ligament to augment a short or undersized ACL hamstrings tendon graft. Knee 18, 373–378 (2011).
  13. Ranger, P. et al. Evaluation of reconstructive surgery using artificial ligaments in 71 acute knee dislocations. Int. Orthop. 35, 1477–1482 (2011).
  14. Nanni J. Allington & Rondia, J. Use of synthetic ligament in reco… preview & related info | Mendeley. Acta Orthop. Belg. 78, 263–264 (2012).
  15. Chen, C. P. et al. Outcomes of arthroscopic double-bundle PCL reconstruction using the LARS artificial ligament. Orthopedics 35, (2012).
  16. Shen, G., Xu, Y., Dong, Q., Zhou, H. & Yu, C. Arthroscopic posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using LARS artificial ligament: A retrospective study. J. Surg. Res. 173, 75–82 (2012).
  17. Ji, T., Tang, X. & Guo, W. The use of ligament advanced reinforcement system (LARS) in limb salvage surgery. A pilot clinical study. J. Arthroplasty 28, 892–894 (2013).
  18. Parchi, P. D. et al. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with LARSTM artificial ligament results at a mean follow-up of eight years. Int. Orthop. 37, 1567–1574 (2013).
  19. Giannotti, S., Dell’Osso, G., Bugelli, G., Cazzella, N. & Guido, G. Surgical treatment of acromioclavicular dislocation with LARS artificial ligament. Eur. J. Orthop. Surg. Traumatol. 23, 873–876 (2013).
  20. Viateau, V. et al. Biological and biomechanical evaluation of the ligament advanced reinforcement system (LARS AC) in a sheep model of anterior cruciate ligament replacement: A 3-month and 12-month study. Arthrosc. – J. Arthrosc. Relat. Surg. 29, 1079–1088 (2013).
  21. Pan, X., Wen, H., Wang, L. & Ge, T. Bone-patellar tendon-bone autograft versus LARS artificial ligament for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Eur. J. Orthop. Surg. Traumatol. 23, 819–823 (2013).
  22. Bucher, T. A., Darcy, P., Ebert, J. R., Smith, A. & Janes, G. Gluteal tendon repair augmented with a synthetic ligament: Surgical technique and a case series. HIP Int. 24, 187–193 (2014).
  23. Lu, N. et al. Evaluation of the coracoclavicular reconstruction using LARS artificial ligament in acute acromioclavicular joint dislocation. Knee Surg. Sports Traumatol. Arthrosc. 22, 2223–2227 (2014).
  24. Eng, K., Wagels, M. & Tham, S. Cadaveric Scapholunate Reconstruction Using the Ligament Augmentation and Reconstruction System. J. Wrist Surg. 03, 192–197 (2014).
  25. Quayle, J. M., Arnander, M. W. T., Pennington, R. G. & Rosell, L. P. Artificial ligament reconstruction of sternoclavicular joint instability: Report of a novel surgical technique with early results. Tech. Hand Up. Extrem. Surg. 18, 31–35 (2014).
  26. Batista, J. et al. Percutaneous MCL reconstruction technique in acute anterior medial knee instability using cadaveric grafts. Orthop. J. Sport. Med. 2, (2014).
  27. Xu, X. et al. Hamstring tendon autograft versus LARS artificial ligament for arthroscopic posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in a long-term follow-up. Arch. Orthop. Trauma Surg. 134, 1753–1759 (2014).
  28. Ji, T., Tang, X. & Guo, W. Enhancing soft-tissue reattachment in proximal humeral endoprosthetic reconstruction. J. Orthop. Surg. 22, 100–103 (2014).
  29. Chen, J., Gu, A., Jiang, H., Zhang, W. & Yu, X. A comparison of acute and chronic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using LARS artificial ligaments: A randomized prospective study with a 5-year follow-up. Arch. Orthop. Trauma Surg. 135, 95–102 (2015).
  30. Waterman, B. R. & Johnson, D. H. Synthetic Grafts – Where Is the Common Sense? Arthroscopy – Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 31, 1849–1850 (2015).
  31. Tiefenboeck, T. M. et al. Clinical and functional outcome after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using the LARSTM system at a minimum follow-up of 10 years. Knee 22, 565–568 (2015).
  32. Hamido, F. et al. Augmented short undersized hamstring tendon graft with LARS® artificial ligament versus four-strand hamstring tendon in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: Preliminary results. Orthop. Traumatol. Surg. Res. 101, 535–538 (2015).
  33. Iliadis, D. P., Bourlos, D. N., Mastrokalos, D. S., Chronopoulos, E. & Babis, G. C. LARS Artificial Ligament Versus ABC Purely Polyester Ligament for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Orthop. J. Sport. Med. 4, (2016).
  34. Hobusch, G. M. et al. LARS® band and tube for extensor mechanism reconstructions in proximal tibial modular endoprostheses after bone tumors. Knee 23, 905–910 (2016).
  35. Jia, Z. et al. Clinical outcomes of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using LARS artificial graft with an at least 7-year follow-up. Med. (United States) 96, (2017).
  36. Calvo, R. et al. Five-Strand Hamstring Autograft Versus Quadruple Hamstring Autograft With Graft Diameters 8.0 Millimeters or More in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Clinical Outcomes With a Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up. in Arthroscopy – Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 33, 1007–1013 (W.B. Saunders, 2017).
  37. Parchi, P. D. et al. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with LARS artificial ligament—clinical results after a long-term follow-up. Joints 6, 75–79 (2018).
  38. Bugelli, G. et al. LARSTM in ACL reconstruction: evaluation of 60 cases with 5-year minimum follow-up. Musculoskelet. Surg. 102, 57–62 (2018).
  39. McGee, R., Daggett, M., Jacks, A., Hoang, V. & Theobald, H. A. Patellar Tendon Graft Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Technique With Suture Tape Augmentation. Arthrosc. Tech. 8, e355–e361 (2019).
  40. Saragaglia, D. et al. Posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction for chronic lesions: clinical experience with hamstring versus ligament advanced reinforcement system as graft. Int. Orthop. 44, 179–185 (2020).
  41. Yang, F., Huang, R., Ma, H., Wang, G. D. & Zhao, X. W. Ligament augmentation reconstruction system artificial ligaments in patellar tendon reconstruction-a chronic patellar tendon rupture after multiple operations: A case report. World J. Clin. Cases 8, 831–837 (2020).
  42. Ochen, Y. et al. Surgical treatment of acute and chronic AC joint dislocations: Five-year experience with conventional and modified LARS fixation by a single surgeon. J. Orthop. 17, 73–77 (2020).
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