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Table 1 Overview of inclusion and exclusion criteria for this scoping review

From: Limited evidence for return to sport testing after ACL reconstruction in children and adolescents under 16 years: a scoping review

  Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Participants Children (average age < 18 years) Average age ≥ 18 years
Injury ACL rupture or reconstruction ACL revision surgery
Multi-ligament injury of the knee
Tests Any test concerning return to sport, including:  
- Strength tests
- Hop tests
- Movement quality tests
- Physical examination
Outcomes Diagnostic values (e.g.,sensitivity, specificity)  
Prognostic information (e.g.,correlation coefficients, regression)
Study design Cross-sectional studies  
Longitudinal studies