Patients with history of non-acute Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) deficiency needed for focus group.

We require patients with history of non-acute Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) deficiency for focus work group of the ACL SNNAP (Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery Necessity in Non-Acute Patients) trial.

This trial is comparing two management strategies for ACL deficient patients, surgery (ACL reconstruction) or rehabilitation (comprehensive physiotherapy, with delayed option for surgery if required).

If you had this injury you could have been managed through surgery or rehabilitation; and we would like to know your insights and experience to help us with our trial delivery (more information on the trial:


Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed, and reimbursement via vouchers may be available.

Date required

Twice a year until December 2018


Surgical Intervention Trials Unit
Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS)
University of Oxford


Carlos Areia

01865 223487

Clinical Trial Registration Details

NIHR HTA 14/140/63
ISRCTN registration: 10110685 registration: NCT02980367