Table 3

Details accelerated rehabilitation

StudyPreop rehabBraceFull weight bearing allowedFROM allowedCKC exercisesOKC exercisesConcentric exercisesEccentric exercisesRunningReturn to light sportsUnrestricted RTSCriteria RTS
Beard et al 13 ?NoImmediate (Program Shelbourne)ImmediateProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram Shelbourne????
Clatworthy et al 22 ?No’Accelerated rehabilitation protocol?????????
Corry et al 23 YesNoImmediateImmediateImmediate????6 weeks6 weeks9 months?
Ejerhed et al 14 ?NoImmediateImmediateImmediate6 weeks??3 months?6 monthsFull functional stability
Engelen et al 30 ?NoImmediateImmediate????????
Feller and Webster15 ?NoImmediate (Program Shelbourne)ImmediateProgram Shelbourne6 monthsProgram ShelbourneProgram Shelbourne10 weeks6 months9 months?
Gerber et al 16 19 ?NoPT immediate, HS 2-3 weeks?ImmediateImmediate5 weeks vs 7 weeks?3 weeks3 vs 15 weeks???90% strength and performance ability compared with uninvolved leg
Heijne and Werner 17 18 ?NoImmediateImmediateImmediate4 vs 12 weeks??4–6 months?6 monthsFunctional capacity
Laoruengthana et al 18 ?NoImmediate (Program Howell)Immediate4 weeks4 weeks????9 monthsNo effusion, FROM
Mohammadi et al 20 ?No’Accelerated rehabilitation protocol'???????6–9 monthsAbility to do sports-related movements safely
Pinczewski et al 24 28 ?NoImmediateImmediate6 weeks????6 weeks?6 monthsKnee stability
Rudroff25 ?NoImmediate (Program Shelbourne)ImmediateProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram Shelbourne??3 months?
Smith et al 29 YesNoImmediate (Program Shelbourne)ImmediateProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram ShelbourneProgram Shelbourne????
Svensson et al 26 ?NoImmediateImmediateImmediate6 weeks??3 months?6 monthsFull functional stability
Witvrouw et al 27 ?NoImmediateImmediateImmediate???6 weeks?9 months?
  • CKC, closed kinetic chain; FROM, full range of motion; OKC, open kinetic chain; RTS, return to sports.