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Bio-mechanical studies have shown that the PL bundle affects the rotational stability (pivot shift test), and the AM bundle affects the antero-posterior translational stability (anterior drawer test) (31).
To validate the knee model, two standard test methods were utilized using the dynamic analysis software, RecurDyn version 7 (Function Bay Inc., Korea): (1) the anterior drawer test and (2) the pivot shift test (Figure 2).
Mechanical integrity was determined by: (i) anterior drawer test (ADT); [1,3] and (ii) talar tilt test (TTT)/stress inversion test.
Diagnosis is based presumably on several clinical examinations such as Lachman test, the anterior drawer test, and pivot shift test [2].
As with an anterior drawer test of the knee, the radius and ulna are distracted away from the distal humerus.
All of the patients were positive for ankle instability on manual examination (anterior drawer test and talar tilt test) and had failed nonoperative management.
Anterior drawer test: This test is performed with the knee flexed to approximately 90 degrees.
Orthopedic testing such as positive Lachman's and anterior Drawer test, indicating ACL instability, (3) along with appropriate imaging confirm the diagnosis and success of reduction.
The Anterior Drawer Test (Gerber and Ganz, 1984) at 80[degrees] abduction was hypermobile and pain free; at 100[degrees] abduction it was hypermobile and produced pain and apprehension.
Similar to an anterior drawer test, the Lachman test is performed with the patient supine and the knees flexed 20 degrees (instead of 90 degrees as with the anterior drawer test).

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