The AANA Fellows Arthroscopy Course was held at the AAOS orthopaedic learning center in Chicago this weekend. Residents and fellows from all over world spent the weekend honing their surgical skills. Thanks @brianwatermanmd and Dr. Denver Stanfield for putting on a first class course and for inviting me as faculty.
Background Fractures of the tibial eminence, or tibial spines, are a type of knee injury often treatment by a sports medicine knee doctor. Tibial eminence fractures are bony avulsions of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) from its attachment to the tibia. Tibial eminence fractures are fairly rare and account for about 2-5% of pediatric knee injuries. […]