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ACL prevention podcast with Dr. Tim Hewett (elitefts)
Timothy Hewett, Ph.D., director of Sports Medicine Research and the Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, describes the mechanical contributors to ACL loading. Dr. Hewett discusses how these factors are associated with ACL injury risk and the long-term prognosis following injury. Dr. Hewett then discusses the feasibility of a systematic approach to prevent ACL injuries in athletes.