Walk This Way: Link Established Between Altered Gait After ACL Injury and Knee Osteoarthritis

January 8, 2021

 • 

Read time:

5-15 mins
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on reddit
Share on email
Share on print
Lepley For Web Gatewayextension
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on reddit
Share on email
Share on print
Presented by School of Kinesiology

Rehabilitation specialists and researchers have believed that ACL injury can cause gait changes that lead to the onset of osteoarthritis. Lindsay Lepley, professor of kinesiology, led a recent study and her research team created a new, noninvasive rodent model of ACL injury that is similar to human ACL injury in order to establish the link between altered gait and osteoarthritis.

More from the Alumni Education Gateway
We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By using this site, you accept our use of cookies.